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Russia is responsible for 58% state-sponsored hacker attacks

Russia is responsible for 58% state-sponsored hacker attacks

According to the report recently published by Microsoft, Russia is responsible for 58% state-sponsored hacker attacks. China’s falling behind with less than 10%. State-sponsored hacking: What is it about? The report cites ransomware as the most dangerous and growing issue in cyber security. The United States is by far the most targeted country outnumbering the next most targeted country triple …

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Russian hacker Alexei Burkov returns home

Russian hacker Alexei Burkov returns home

As reported by media outlets, this Tuesday on September 28th Russian hacker Alexei Burkov landed at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport. Right after that, the deported Russian national was detained by the police, according to Russia`s Interior Ministry. Who is Alexei Burkov? Alexei Burkov, 31, was sentenced in June last year by the United States to nine years for operating two sites …

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