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US covert retaliation? Thousands of smart toasters and coffee makers attack Russian banks

 Internet-connected appliances were used in a massive attack on the sites of  Russian financial institutions. The attack is suspected to be organized by a hacker from USA or Europe.  A network of thousands of intelligent home appliances attacked the sites of Russian financial institutions. In particular, the attack was carried out by toasters, Internet cameras, coffee makers and communications equipment. In…

Russian cyber experts: Hackers state origin nearly impossible to trace

Rueconomics.ruAs for the technical side of the question, the specialist in competitive intelligence and information technology Elena Larina, says today, no country in the world has tools for digital investigation, which will allow to establish the identity of a particular country of international hacker groups shortly after the attack.Larina cites the example of the investigation by "Kaspersky Lab"…

You are fired: New Socialist President of Moldova fires pro-NATO Defense Minister

The President of Moldova, Igor Dodon, former head of the Socialist Party of Moldova, signed a decree on the resignation of Defense Minister Anatol Salaru, he announced on Facebook. "The Minister flirted with NATO, knowing full well that, under the Constitution, Moldova is a neutral state. He was behind the appearance of American military equipment…

Putin: geopolitical changes the West didn’t see coming

From his Kremlin office, the president of the Russian Federation must remember the minor KGB officer, Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin, stationed in Dresden (ex-GDR), where he will witness the end of a world, of 'his' world. What was happening then in the head of this 37-year-old man who has known only the communist dictatorship? Difficult to answer…

High-level trolling: US Embassy in Moscow receives 35 invitations to Kremlin party after Obama expels Russian diplomats

On December 29, 2016 the US government announced the decision to expel 35 Russian diplomats along with their families within 72 hours.The U.S. Embassy in Moscow received 35 invitations for a Christmas party (celebrated on January 7) in the Kremlin for children of American diplomats, reports TASS.— We appreciate the 35 invitations to the Christmas…

Kurz: Minsk Agreement – sole document that can resolve Donbass

The Minsk agreement is the only document on which the settlement of the situation in the Donbass can now happen,  OSCE Chairman Sebastian Kurz said this during a joint briefing with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, Pavel Klimkin."We must continue the negotiations, and the Minsk agreement – a single agreement, a single document, based…

On November 23rd, deputies of the European Parliament voted to adopt a resolution on counteracting Russian media. Out of 691 deputies participating in the vote, 304 voted for, 179 voted against, and 208 abstained. This factually means that a minority of European deputies voted for the resolution, but the resolution will still enter legal force. The…