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Russian cyber gang Armageddon leaves 30 minutes to react
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Russian cyber gang Armageddon leaves 30 minutes to react

In Ukraine, the current strategies of the Russian cyber gang Armageddon have been made public. Within 30 to 50 minutes of the user opening a malicious file, the criminals steal sensitive documents by concentrating on using messengers and emails from previously hacked accounts. One of the most dangerous hacker organizations with ties to Russia, Armageddon, is getting more aggressive in its use of Ukrainian public institutions' IT systems. Armageddon, which has been active since 2014, is also referred to as Gamaredon, UAC-0010, Trident Ursa, Primitive Bear, and Shuckworm. The Ukrainian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-UA) discussed their current strategies and issued a warning that it takes adversaries less than an hour from infection to begin stealing data read more Russian cyb...