The quality of russian cyberattacks has declined, as russians are now thinking about how to protect their networks. Not indifferent hackers attack russian systems in cyberspace and it turns out that they are not as secure as reported in the last few years .
The state of protection in Ukrainian state institutions is different. Someone approaches this responsibly, has enough experience and expertise. Some people use separate protection tools, but do not approach the issue of protection comprehensively. Someone has no people at all, no money, no understanding of how to defend themselves. Some people lack the resources to protect .
Deputy head of the State Service of Special Communication of Ukraine Viktor Zhora said that there had been many attempts to hack the phones of Ukrainian officials, mainly to spread malicious software .
Currently, there are no official cyber troops in the Armed Forces of Ukraine that specialize in eliminating threats and attacking enemies. The concept of «troops» implies the presence of servicemen who perform specialized tasks with a single command, structure, hierarchy, coordination of actions, clearly defined tools, and methods of performing tasks. Military units need adequate funding, logistics, reporting, subordination, material, legal and regulatory support. While such troops are not in the structure of the Armed Forces, they mean units in the Ministry of Digital Transformation, the Security Service of Ukraine, the State Special Service, Cyberpolice, the National Security and Defense Council, the NBU, the Ministry of Defense, the Armed Forces, and intelligence agencies.
russia also does not have cyber troops as such, there is only a mixture of intelligence officers and several hundred hackers recruited by them. Authorities allow criminals to hack Western banks and companies, but instead demand cyberattacks from enemy infrastructure. Such a system works with varying degrees of success due to corruption – budget money is stolen, and the remnants do not hire the most skilled professionals .
Massive cyber attack on media organizations of Ukraine using the malicious program CrescentImp (sending emails on the topic «LIST of links to interactive maps») .
The Ukrainian army attacked more than 450 russian online resources between June 6 and 12 . Namely:
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