Russian Hackers Used Novel OT Attack to Disrupt Ukrainian Power Amid Mass Missile Strikes

November 9, 2023 at 04:15AM In October, Russia’s “Sandworm” hackers carried out two previously undocumented attacks on operational technology (OT), causing a power outage and coinciding with missile strikes on critical infrastructure in Ukraine, according to cybersecurity firm Mandiant. The attacks targeted a control system called MicroSCADA and used a “novel technique” to impact industrial … Read more