According to a report, Russia is creating its own cryptocurrency named 'CryptoRuble' that will match the value of the Ruble; the two currencies will be interchangeable, allowing for an equal exchange.
A report from CNN outlines how accounts associated with the Internet Research Agency ran a campaign on Pokemon GO that was apparently aimed at stoking racial tensions amongst US voters.
According to a new report by The New York Times, Israeli hackers who had penetrated Kaspersky Lab's network discovered Russian agents were using the antivirus as a "Google for sensitive information".
Sources close to an investigation at Google claim that the search giant has found that Russians abused its ad network in order to push politically sensitive ads to US voters before the 2016 election.
In response to what appears to be a very public fiasco, Telltale Games has apologized and removed the real and disturbing image of a dead Russian ambassador from its latest Batman game.
A new report by The Wall Street Journal claims a Russian-backed breach of the NSA allowed hackers to steal sensitive data on US cyber defense, possibly through the use of Kaspersky software.
Facebook has shared more details on the Russian ads which were displayed to users during the 2016 US presidential election, stating that 25% of the ads weren't even shown to users due to irrelevance.
The executives of Facebook, Twitter, and Google will be testifying on November 1 before the Senate Committee investigating alleged state-sponsored meddling of the 2016 US presidential elections.
The Deep-Space Gateway is a planned moon-orbital outpost that a number of national space agencies will be working on. The Russians are set to announce that they will now be joining the project.
The Senate Intelligence Committee has now received copies of ads and other information that might inform its investigation into alleged Russian influencing of the US presidential elections of 2016.
Vladimir Putin has renewed calls for Russia to move from foreign software. He said private comapanies may lose out on sales to the state if it offers foreign products. The move will bolster security.
Facebook has deleted 470 accounts and pages that it suspects were fake and set up by Russians trying to influence politics. It said the ads did not target the recent US elections last year.
The Russian and Chinese governments are set to sign a new deal pertaining to space exploration in October. The agreement will cover matters such as lunar and deep space exploration.
Users of the Russian search engine Yandex are about to get enhanced search results over the coming weeks as its new neural net algorithm, Korolev, kicks in and starts delivering improved results.
The FBI is advising large private firms against the continued use of products made by the cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab. Allegedly Kaspersky Lab can be exploited for espionage or other purposes.
These days it seems you can't take online privacy for granted. With VPNs becoming more mainstream and governments wanting more transparency from its citizens, you can prevent DNS leakage.
The head of Roscosmos has stated that he hopes to see the number of space launches from the Vostochny Cosmodrome double in 2018. The Luna-Glob missions are expected to begin launching there in 2019.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed off the ban on virtual private networks and proxies, that was approved by the lower house of the country's parliament last week along with another law.
Almost seven months after launching the Galaxy A3 (2017), and eleven months after Nougat was originally released, Samsung has finally begun rolling out the Android 7.0 update to that device.
Following in the steps of China, the Russian parliament has passed a bill to ban the use of various tools such as proxies and VPNs, which allow unrestricted access to foreign content in the country.
After months of mounting suspicion about ties to Russian intelligence agencies, the Trump administration has now removed Kaspersky Lab from two approved vendors lists used by US government agencies.
Having released its high-end ZenFone 3 Deluxe and Ultra handsets last year, Asus has revealed a more modest handset in the form of the ZenFone 4 Max, packing a dual-lens camera and a 5,000mAh battery.
Following the G20 summit, President Trump has revealed on Twitter that he talked to Russian President Vladimir Putin about creating an "impenetrable Cyber Security unit."
DJI, the world's largest consumer drone manufacturer, is forcing its drones to auto-update their firmware, in a move to defend against hackers who circumvent built-in flight restrictions.
Hackers that appear to be state-sponsored have been targeting the networks of nuclear power companies for the last two months. Officials say there is no indication of a threat to public safety.
Ukrainian security forces have alleged that Russia was behind the Petya attack which crippled systems in both of the Slavic countries.The SBU claims it has found a link between the attack and Russia.
Telegram has agreed to register with the Russian regulator Roskomnadzor. The company won't infringe people's privacy and will only share basic information about the company with the regulator.
Opera has launched its very first television advert that will run in Russia, Opera's biggest market. The 30-second ad coincides with the launch of Opera 46 which has UI and stability improvements.
Telegram's bot payments are now supported by Paymentwall. It's the fourth company to partner with Telegram and is available in more than 200 countries. We are expecting three new partnerships soon.
President Putin met with Ethereum creator, Vitalik Buterin at the SPIEF 2017 event in St. Petersburg, Russia, which took place between the 1st and 3rd of June. Details of the meeting are quite scarce.
The Deputy Governor of the Russian Central Bank, Olga Skorobogatova has said that the institution has been testing a cryptocurrency which could one day become the national currency.
Russia's central bank is formulating legislation which should go through the Duma next month. The law will propose that bitcoins be taxable and monitored with reporting systems in place.
In a collaborative effort, Russia's state-owned Rostec Corporation along with a group of Russian companies are building a domestic alternative for Skype, isolated from the public Internet.
Donald Trump has issued another executive order, this time, for a review of the country's cyber security. It comes on the back of media stories surrounding alleged Russian and Chinese hacking.
Google has reached an out-of-court settlement with the Federal Antimonopoly Service of the Russian Federation and will open up Android to competing search engines and applications in Russia.
After weeks of leaks, HTC has officially announced the One X10, featuring metal body, 3GB RAM, 32GB storage and 16MP rear camera. Its 4000mAh battery promises up to 31 days of standby time.
A new strain of Android ransomware has been found, which was able to evade all antivirus programs, according to a security firm. Even if a payment is made, a device will continue to remain locked.
Adult video website Brazzers has now been banned in Russia, after a recent decision by a district court. The porn site was found to have a 'negative influence on the human psyche.'
Facebook and Google are relying on local media to tackle fake news in France and Germany. EU authorities are worried fake news is being used to influence local elections and destabilize the region.
Russian authorities are charging three men with treason for favoring interests from the United States. One of them is a Kaspersky Lab employee and the other two are senior FSB cybersecurity agents.