The change of the cyber Chekist chief

The change of the cyber Chekist chief

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 8 August 2017 The change of the cyber Chekist chief The Russian Internet has gained a new trustee from the Federal Security Service (FSB). Andrei Gerasimov, who has been in charge of the Information Security Centre (CIS) since 2009, has been...
Russia Is not Winning the Cyberwar

Russia Is not Winning the Cyberwar

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 14 May 2017 Russia Is not Winning the Cyberwar Hackers sponsored by Moscow attack western democracies one by one during elections. After the USA (2016), there came time for France (May 2017), and now the UK is getting ready for such an attack...
Germany – Russia. Cold Is in the Air.

Germany – Russia. Cold Is in the Air.

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 9 May 2017 Germany – Russia. Cold Is in the Air. The closer to German elections, the stronger tension in Berlin – Moscow relations. The Germans expect Russian interference with their politics, so they get proactive. On the one hand, their...