As the Russia Ukraine war continues, more cyber related war also is heating up. Anonymous and its affiliates are going to town on Russian assets including banks, nuclear reactors and satellite controllers. Security affairs posted details about these attacks HERE. Twitter posts such as these are just crazy
(20) kelvinsecurity on Twitter: “Real Time – Nuclear Reactor – JINR Russia, Dubna Bypass Module and access monitoring system http://188.8.131.52/u400/water.html – investigative process the damage to the platform would make it difficult for the SCADA operator to work correctly the plant located in Dubna. https://t.co/t6fPX5pubu” / Twitter
(20) Anonymous TV 🇺🇦 on Twitter: “JUST IN: Hacking group ‘NB65’, affiliated with #Anonymous has shut down the Control Center of the Russian Space Agency ‘Roscosmos’. #Russia has no more control over their own Spy-Satelites. #OpRussia #OpKremlin #FreeUkraine #FckPutin https://t.co/1iZBDN48rw” / Twitter
Meanwhile, Ukraine is creating a cyber army through a volunteer system, which includes the help of Anonymous. Here is a quote from the prime minister of Ukraine.
“We are creating an IT army,” “There will be tasks for everyone. We continue to fight on the cyber front. The first task is on the channel for cyber specialists,” he added, alongside a Telegram link to join the ‘IT Army of Ukraine’, which now has tens of thousands of subscribers.
More on the creation of the cyber army can be found on a post by ZDNET via HERE.
It will be interesting to see how Russia fights back ….