Guccifer 2.0

mueller report

There’s A Lot We Still Don’t Know About WikiLeaks’ Role In The 2016 Election

The Mueller report leaves some unanswered questions on Julian Assange and WikiLeaks’s role in the hack and leak against the DNC and John Podesta.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
4.18.19
sexting

The Russians Who Allegedly Hacked the DNC Sexted a Playboy Model and 'Bond Girl'

“All I want to do now is look at u again and again.”
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
7.19.18
DNC hack

Guccifer 2.0 Was Always Sloppy

A sloppy mistake linked Guccifer 2.0 to Russian military intelligence officers, according to a new report. But this was hardly the only mistake the hacker made in his months-long existence.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
3.23.18
News

Alleged Russian Hacker ‘Guccifer 2.0’ Is Back After Months Of Silence

The hacker, who claimed to be behind the DNC hack and who is actually a front for Russian spies according to US intelligence, has resurfaced online.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
1.12.17
News

Hillary’s IT Guy Was Confident Phishing Email Wasn’t a Phishing Email

Even the tech nerds of the Clinton campaign fell for the phishing email sent by Russian hackers.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
10.28.16
Hillary Clinton

Would You Click on These Fake Gmail Alerts?

It’s easy to make fun of people for clicking on phishing emails, but some of them are harder to spot than others.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
10.20.16
News

How Hackers Broke Into John Podesta and Colin Powell’s Gmail Accounts

New evidence proves Russian hackers were behind the hack on Podesta, connecting the dots on different parts of the complex hacking campaign.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
10.20.16
News

Hacker Guccifer 2.0 Gives Rambling Speech at Cybersecurity Conference

The hacker blamed tech companies for data breaches and leaked new stolen data.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
9.13.16
politics

Democrats used a cheat sheet to deal with Black Lives Matter, leak reveals

The hacker known as Guccifer 2.0 struck again, leaking an internal memo from Minority House leader Nancy Pelosi's server.
Tess Owen
8.31.16
security

After DNC Hack, Staffers Told to Use 'Snowden-Approved' App, Signal

Signal isn't only for scrappy hacktivists and privacy wonks.
Janus Rose
8.27.16
russia

Hack of NSA-Linked Group Signals a Cyber Cold War

Whoever hacked the NSA-linked "Equation Group" wanted to send a clear message to the United States.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
8.16.16
News

Why Did Guccifer 2.0 Evolve from Sloppy Hacktivist to Professional Leaker?

The hacker persona, likely created by Russian spies, has become much more calculated in the last few weeks.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
8.15.16
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