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U.S. firm blames Russian ‘Sandworm’ hackers for Ukraine outage | Reuters

U.S. firm blames Russian ‘Sandworm’ hackers for Ukraine outage | Reuters

U.S. cyber intelligence firm iSight Partners said on Thursday it has determined that a Russian hacking group known as Sandworm caused last month’s unprecedented power outage in Ukraine.

“We believe that Sandworm was responsible,” iSight’s director of espionage analysis, John Hultquist, said in an interview.

The conclusion was based on analysis of malicious software known as Black Energy 3…

 

Source: U.S. firm blames Russian ‘Sandworm’ hackers for Ukraine outage | Reuters