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Sep 10 2020
Russian government hackers have targeted at least 200 organizations tied to the 2020 U.S. election in recent weeks, including national and state political parties and political consultants working for both Republicans and Democrats, according to Microsoft Corp.
China has also engaged in cyberattacks against “high-profile individuals” linked to Democratic nominee Joe Biden’s campaign,Wall Street Journal (News)
Oct 30 2023
A flight from Tel Aviv to Russia's Dagestan Republic, in the North Caucasus along the Caspian Sea, was forced to redirect Sunday after pro-Hamas rioters stormed Makhachkala Uytash Airport, seeking to lynch Jewish travelers. Hundreds of rioters overran the airport, located in the capital of the Muslim-majority region of Russia. Video footage showed rioters with Palestinian flags shouting "Newsmax (News)
Sep 15 2023
LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - A group of hackers known as “AlphaV” has claimed responsibility for the cyber chaos that has enveloped the juggernaut casino empire MGM Resorts. Electronic shutdowns following a data breach throttled systems across MGM properties from Sunday into the following week for days, as guests had to endure long lines, manual check-ins into rooms, phone calls for customerFOX 5 KVVU
Aug 16 2023
Confirmed on social media on Monday, Nebraska’s 2nd Congressional District representative Don Bacon’s email services have been breached by Chinese hackers.
Bacon is the first known lawmaker to have their email account hacked in an alleged Chinese espionage campaign, but it’s reported that hackers have also breached the unclassified email accounts of senior State Department and CommerceKLIN
Aug 15 2023
Suspected Chinese hackers breached the personal and campaign email accounts of a Republican congressman who has been critical of the Chinese government, the lawmaker said in a social media post on Monday.
Rep. Don Bacon of Nebraska is the first known lawmaker to have their email account hacked in an alleged Chinese espionage campaign. The hackers also breached the unclassified emailCNN (Online News)
Jun 01 2021
World’s Largest Meatpacking Company Reportedly Targeted By Russian Hackers, Forced To Shut Down Plants
The JBS meatpacking company was reportedly targeted by Russian hackers over the weekend, forcing it to shut down operations in North America and Australia.
JBS’s servers were breached May 30, it announced in a Monday press release. The White House said the hackers demanded a ransom. As a result, the company was forced to temporarily shut down meatpacking plants in Colorado, Nebraska,The Daily Caller
Oct 30 2023
Flights at Makhachkala airport in Russia's Dagestan region were suspended after protesters stormed the facility to protest against the arrival of a flight from Israel. Over 150 participants were identified, with 60 arrests made, and nine police officers were injured. Israeli passengers were isolated and plans were made to fly them directly to Moscow. The incident occurred amidst the ongoingThe Wyoming Tribune Eagle
Oct 29 2023
Videos have begun to circulate online showing alleged rioters in Russia purportedly storming a flight from Israel in an attempt to attack Jewish passengers. The incident took place at a local airport on Sunday evening local time in Makhachkala, a city in the Russian Republic of Dagestan, according to The Jerusalem Post. A crowd reported to be local residents stormed a plane arriving from TelNewsweek
Jul 24 2018
Hackers working for Russia claimed “hundreds of victims” last year in a giant and long-running campaign that put them inside the control rooms of U.S. electric utilities where they could have caused blackouts, federal officials said. They said the campaign likely is continuing.Wall Street Journal (News)