Tag: cyberattacks

Is Russia exploring cyberattacks against U.S. in response to hacktivists?

Did you miss a session at the Data Summit? Watch On-Demand Here. President Joe Biden warned today that a wave of new Russian cyberattacks against targets in the U.S. could be getting closer. But nearly a month into Russia’s assault on Ukraine, this raises that question: Why now? And are such attacks potentially coming as…


Banks on alert for Russian reprisal cyberattacks on Swift

NurPhoto | Getty Images Big banks fear that Swift faces a growing threat of Russian cyberattacks after seven of the country’s lenders were kicked off the global payments messaging system over the weekend. VTB, Russia’s second-biggest bank, and Promsvyazbank, which finances Russia’s war machine, were among the lenders removed on Saturday from Swift as part…