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Ukraine hackers nick Russia's military secrets
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All your bases are belong to us

A Ukraine hacking group, linked to its top spy agency has pinched building plans for more than 500 Russian military sites, Ukraine's military spooks, the GUR, said.

Pentagon pays Starlink for Ukraine service
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Musk will not be allowed to order Ukraine to surrender

The Pentagon has announced that it will purchase Starlink satellite internet terminals from SpaceX to provide communication capabilities to Ukraine as it defends itself against a full-scale Russian invasion.

US arrests gamer over Ukraine security leaks
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It was a good idea to give a 21-year-old gamer a high-level security clearance

The US has identified and arrested the leader of a small online gaming chat group where a trove of classified US intelligence documents leaked over the last few months.

Ukraine war production stalled by cat videos
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Wednesday, 29 March 2023 11:56

Ukraine war production stalled by cat videos

TikTok data centre stealing the power

Norwegian company arms company Nammo has complained that it can’t expand its production of artillery shells to support Ukraine because of "cat videos" on TikTok.

Microsoft gives $100 million in tech support to Ukraine
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Improving government structures 

Software King of the World Microsoft has extended its offer of technology support free of charge to Ukraine until December 2023, topping up over $400 million it has spent since February to  $100 million.

Ukraine claims Putin likely to go mental with cyber hacking attacks
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Although they would say that

Spooks for the Ukrainian government warned that the Kremlin is planning to carry out “massive cyberattacks” targeting power grids and other critical infrastructure in Ukraine and in the territories of its allies.

Ukraine sounds like it is winning the cyber war
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Although, we would expect it to sound like that

Derzhspetszviazok head Yurii Shchyhol who is in charge of fighting the Russians in cyberspace appears confident he is winning the world’s first full-fledged cyberwar.

Ukraine using AI to track saboteurs
Published in AI
Monday, 20 June 2022 11:54

Ukraine using AI to track saboteurs

Checking for Sara Connorski

Artificial intelligence has become one of Ukraine's most "effective tools" in identifying potential saboteurs amid the ongoing war with Russia, according to the Ukrainian Ministry of Internal Affairs.

Ukraine’s IT sector going great guns
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Thursday, 19 May 2022 11:35

Ukraine’s IT sector going great guns

Still coding when half your team have to dodge artillery and shoot Russians

Ukraine’s IT sector did better than last year despite Russia’s invasion of the country.

Ukraine puts another nail in Kaspersky coffin
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US ratchets up pressure to send Kaspersky to the Duat 

Already in trouble with the Russian government for shifting some operations to Switzerland, Kaspersky Lab now faces a fresh national security probe from the US government which is bound to be painful.