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Russia orders Tinder to provide user data to intelligence services

Russia requires dating app Tinder to give user data to secret services on demand Tinder, the popular dating app, is now required to share information of its users – including messages and photos – with Russian authorities, the country’s communications regulator said on Monday. Under recent Russian laws, 175 companies […]

Russia Plans To Disconnect From The Global Internet

The Russian government accompanied with major internet providers has planned to briefly disconnect the entire country from the global internet. This test will completely isolate the Russian internet aka Runet from the rest of the world. The primary reason behind this internet shutdown is to test the security of Russian data. So here’s everything you […]

Kalashnikov unveils 13-foot-tall Humanoid Combat Robot

Russia’s ‘new walking robot’ is bulletproof ‘soldier suit’ with claws Do you remember those bulletproof robots holding weapons in its giant claws in sci-fi movies like Avatar and Robocop? Now, Kalashnikov Concern, Russia’s most famous weapons manufacturer, unveiled a new state-of-the-art military robot at the Army-2018 international forum at the […]

500,000 Cisco routers hacked worldwide by Russian Hackers

Cisco warns 500,000 routers have been hacked in suspected Russian plan to attack Ukraine Security researchers from Cisco’s cyber intelligence unit Talos have warned that Russian hackers have infected over 500,000 routers with a sophisticated malware and have plans to launch a cyber attack on Ukraine. According to the researchers, […]

Bitcoin millionaire Dies In Suspected Suicide after social media show off

Young Bitcoin millionaire found dead in St. Petersburg apartment While social networking may be one of the best way to instantly reach people from anywhere and keep them updated of your life, it can at the same time invite all kinds of problems that sometimes can’t ever be undone. A Russian […]

Russian scientists arrested for mining Bitcoin at nuclear facility

Russian Scientists Arrested For Using a Top-Secret Government Computer For Mining Bitcoin Some engineers working at a top-secret Russian nuclear research facility have been arrested by Russian security officers for allegedly using one of the country’s most powerful supercomputers to mine Bitcoin, reports BBC. The alleged attempt to mine Bitcoin […]

ATMs running on Windows XP in Russia hacked by pressing ‘Shift’ key 5 times

Security vulnerability found in ATM machines running Windows XP in Russia All ATMs that are still running on Microsoft’s 16-year-old Windows XP operating system are at the risk of getting hacked easily, as the OS is no longer supported by the Redmond giant except for emergency security patches (for instance, patch […]

For Russian ‘Trolls,’ Instagram’s Pictures Can Spread Wider Than Words

An anti-Islamic image created by a Kremlin-connected group has proved hard to kill, an indication of the challenge of monitoring social… Continue reading on The New York Times » Please follow and like us:0GurupriyanGurupriyan is a Software Engineer and a technology enthusiast, he’s been working on the field for the […]

‘Moneytaker’ hacker group stole millions from U.S. and Russian banks

Russian hacking group steals more than $10 million from U.S. banks A Moscow-based security firm, Group-IB has discovered a new group of Russian-speaking hackers who have stolen millions of dollars since May 2016 through international heists. In a 36-page report published on Monday, Group-IB, which runs the largest computer forensics laboratory in […]

Cryptic Russian Crusader Says His $5 Billion App Can’t Be Bought

By Stepan Kravchenko, Nour Al Ali, and Ilya Khrennikov Continue reading on Bloomberg » Please follow and like us:0GurupriyanGurupriyan is a Software Engineer and a technology enthusiast, he’s been working on the field for the last 6 years. Currently focusing on mobile app development and IoT. http://copypasteprogrammers.com