Bad Rabbit is the latest ransomware currently ravishing Russian computer networks
Russian companies are under attack from a new ransomware variant dubbed Bad Rabbit. Spread via infected web pages belonging to Russian media, the malware has already hit hundreds of targets in Russia, Ukraine, Eastern Europe and e...
Russian organizations are acquiring Microsoft software using fake identity
U.S-based companies are banned from doing business with Russia and Crimea as per the sanctions announced by the US government during the Ukrainian crisis. Due to this sanction, Microsoft cannot sell its products and services to st...
Microsoft is investigating whether Russians bought ads on Bing to influence US elections
Following Google, Twitter and Facebook, Microsoft has now announced that they are investigating whether Russians bought pre-election ads on their Bing search or other ad platforms in the US. If Microsoft finds anything, they will ...
Microsoft defeats Russian hacker network in court, not cyberspace
Microsoft has launched a legal attack on Fancy Bear, the Russian hacker group famous for meddling in the US elections last year. The company has sued the collective in federal court in Washington for concerns as diverse as comput...
Google has their Internet Explorer moment in Russia as court forces it to open up Android
With the retrenchment of Windows Phone some corners have been urging Microsoft to release an Android handset, but of course such a move will never happen while Microsoft is forced to place the services of their biggest rival fron...
Battlefield 1’s latest expansion asks players to brave the Russian Winter
by Asher Madan
Battlefield 1 is an expansive game and the title is getting further enhancements and content in the future. The Spring Update is coming soon and it brings with it Platoons, one of the most highly-anticipated features. You’ll fin...
Yandex releases a major update for its map app on Windows Phone
by Sean Chan
Russian search giant Yandex today released a major update for its Yandex.Maps app on Windows Phone. The company is revamping the whole design of the app to make it match Windows 10’s design. As you can see in the above scree...
US government concerned over Russia’s decision to block LinkedIn
Last week, Roskomnadzor, Russia’s communications authority, told that LinkedIn would be blocked in Russia as per their data privacy laws. As per their law, LinkedIn must hold Russian citizens’ data on servers on Russia...
Vladimir Putin is asking Russian government to replace Microsoft products with Russian ones
According to the latest report from NBC News, Vladimir Putin is now attacking Microsoft in his battle with the United States. According to a senior U.S. intelligence official, he has asked government agencies and state-controlled ...