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After a several-month military buildup on Ukraine’s borders, on 24 February 2022, Russian President Vladimir Putin sent Russian troops into Ukraine.1 This offensive also has a cyber component that could potentially affect parties in multiple locations, including Ukraine, NATO countries, and their allies, according to US and UK government assessments.

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Global incident report update: Russia Ukraine Crisis

May 13, 2022
This update contains an overview of trends and noteworthy incidents that occurred from 27 April to 11 May, focusing on selected issues of the most concern at the time of its publication.

Global incident report update: Russia Ukraine Crisis

April 28, 2022
Information on a joint advisory about Russian threats to critical infrastructure; cyber criminal threats to cybersecurity researchers; new DDoS attacks on government sites; and new hacktivist operations.

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References

1 https://www.nytimes.com/2022/02/23/world/europe/putin-announces-a-military-operation-in-ukraine-as-the-un-security-council-pleads-with-him-to-pull-back.html

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