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US Cyber Command has reportedly been aggressively targeting Russia's electrical grid

4 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

The United States Cyber Command has made a number of incursions into Russia's electrical infrastructure in recent months, according to a new report in The New York Times. Officials that the publication spoke with characterized the moves as a warning to Russia that the US is willing to operate more aggressively in this arena to deter potential cyberattacks.
According to the Times , “officials described the previously unreported deployment of American computer code inside Russia's grid and other targets.” One senior intelligence official told the Times that “it has gotten far, far more...
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The US planted offensive malware in Russia's power grid

The US planted offensive malware in Russia's power grid

4 monthes ago   |   By Engadget

The US appears to be acting on its promise to aggressively respond to cyberwarfare threats. New York Times sources say Cyber Command has planted offensive malware in Russia's electrical grid, not just reconnaissance as has been the case since "at le...
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