The Continued Expansion of Cyber Incidents by Non-State Actors in the War in Europe

Last week, a new hacking group took responsibility for the taking down of a Russian telecom satellite, which we interpreted as an expansion of the tactical activity (brought on by the instability in Russia) by Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs) and non-state cyber actors on all sides of the multi-sided hybrid conflict in Europe.  The following cyber incidents in the last week are consistent with a pattern of an increase in cyber attacks related to the Ukrainian conflict.