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Ukraine's Intelligence claims successful cyberattack on Russian Defense Ministry entity

19 January, 2024 Friday
11:30

Specialists of the Ukrainian organization Blackjack carried out a cyberattack on a Russian state-owned enterprise and obtained 1.2 terabytes of valuable data

The Defense Intelligence of Ukraine reports that the target was the federal state unitary enterprise Main Military Construction Directorate for Special Objects. "Cyber volunteers" penetrated the database of the Russian state-owned company and obtained 1.2 terabytes of valuable data.

"Critical information about Russian military facilities that have already been completed, are under construction/reconstruction or are planned for construction was passed on to the Security and Defense Forces of Ukraine," the statement reads.

  • Earlier, cyber units of the Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ukrainian Defense Ministry attacked the tax system of the Russian Federation.

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