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Oct 12, 2017

Russia to regulate crypto-currency market

Finance minister Anton Siluanov says Russian authorities will regulate the issuing of crypto-currencies, their mining and turnover.

Oct 11, 2017

Russia turns cold on crypto-currencies

Crypto-currencies are risky and used to launder money, evade taxes and finance terrorism, says Russian president Vladimir Putin.

Sep 14, 2017

Trump administration orders Kaspersky purge

US government agencies must remove Kaspersky products from their networks, following fears the Moscow firm is vulnerable to Kremlin influence.


Bad times ahead for VPNs

Russia's president bans the use of VPNs and other technologies, while Apple removes VPN services from its China App Store.

Jul 10, 2017

Trump backtracks on cyber unit with Russia

President Donald Trump backtracked on his push for a cyber security unit with Russia after his proposal was criticised by Republicans.

Jun 27, 2017

Russia says Telegram used to plot suicide bombing

The country's security service claims terrorists used the Telegram messaging app to carry out a deadly suicide bombing on Russian soil.

Jun 5, 2017

US spies may have faked hacking evidence: Putin

The Russian president says US intelligence officials have tried to interfere in the US election by hacking Trump's opponents.

Jun 2, 2017

Putin points at patriotic Russians in hacking allegations

The Russian president says patriotically minded Russian hackers acting on their own initiative is theoretically possible.

May 16, 2017

Putin warns of government-created hacking tools

Russian president Vladimir Putin warns against government agencies creating hacking tools, which can later be used against them.

Mar 16, 2017

Kremlin, Yahoo hackers worked hand-in-hand

An indictment charges two officers of Russia's Federal Security Service and two hackers who allegedly cracked 500 million Yahoo accounts.

Mar 10, 2017

WikiLeaks offers CIA hacking tools to tech firms

The anti-secrecy group will provide tech companies with access to CIA hacking tools to assist them to patch flaws, says founder Julian Assange.

Jan 12, 2017

Trump news conference sets social media afire

The president-elect set social media ablaze with remarks that included criticism of the press and a defence of his goal to improve ties with Russia.

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