A researcher tested various phones and found some sent messages that cost money whilst others signed users up for online services.
The Russian military operates ships equipped with submersibles and remotely operated drones that pose a threat to transatlantic communications.
Russian politician Alexei Navalny wanted to know how he was poisoned using the deadly Novichok nerve agent, so he simply called one of the team responsible.
GozNym snatched passwords from thousands of computers, leading to the theft of USD100mn from online bank accounts.
The social media giant gathers lots of data but cannot distinguish between a bot and a person, as shown by the ‘outing’ of supposed Russian bots that are actually real-life Americans.
Criminals are turning to the dark web to rent virtual phone numbers and purchase SIM cards for countries all over the world.
It seems Russian communications providers have broadened the definition of RA – to include blocking VoIP. It is obvious Skype and IM erode prime revenues…