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Group-IB has listed the beneficiaries of pirate online cinema

The main beneficiaries of pirate online cinema and sports are streaming illegal casinos and bookmakers. About this newspaper "Kommersant" with reference to the report Group-IB.

As follows from the document, the leaders in this market online casino Welcome Partners and Lucky Partners. Their owners are in Ukraine, but used by Russian banks and server capacity. Major advertisers who place their videos in pirate broadcasts have become the bookies 1xBet, Melbet, Parimatch, Linebet, Orca88, Bwin and others.

Experts told about the possibilities of Twitter to manipulate people's opinions

Published in web screenshots internal system Twitter saying that the microblogging service is manipulating the opinion of users, according to respondents RIA Novosti experts.

Screenshots portal has published Motherboard. It follows that for each user apply filters — for example, whether an account is suspended, permanently suspended, or has protected status.

Group-IB reported on the detention in Moscow of scams

Employees of Moscow criminal investigation Department with the assistance of experts of the international company specialising on preventing cyber-attacks Group-IB detained participants of criminal group, engaged in the re-issue of SIM cards and theft of money from the customers of Russian banks, said in a statement.

According to experts, the group operated a few years, the damage from its activities is estimated at tens of millions of rubles, and its victims including those who were in places of deprivation of liberty. To gather information about the victim, the attackers used a special services "punching" in the Telegram-channels or on underground hacker forums. Then they had a fake power of attorney for reissue of SIM card and received it in the salons of cellular communication.

In Group-IB predicted long-term growth of cybercrime in Russia

Pandemic coronavirus could be the impetus for long-term growth of cybercrime in Russia, said in an interview with RIA Novosti CEO and founder of the international company Group-IB, specializing in the prevention of cyber-attacks, Ilya Sachkov.

The expert compared the current situation with the crisis of 1990-ies when many Russians, including those from disadvantaged families, out of work, but now with the development of the Internet descriptions of the offences were available online.

Head of Group-IB advised how to protect your data from cyberhawks

The Russians can protect their data and money from hackers, leaving less information about themselves online and using complex passwords, said in an interview with RIA Novosti CEO and founder of the international company Group-IB, specializing in the prevention of cyber-attacks, Ilya Sachkov.

According to him, people need to leave as little personal information about themselves on the Internet. "For example, a customer of the Bank you are, what banking services are. Do not upload photos and scans of your documents and Bank cards in social networks," said Sachkov.

Group-IB have uncovered a new scheme of cyber attacks on banks and companies

Internet attackers have found a new method of attacks on banks and companies - distributed for a long time attack to conduct sabotage or espionage, said in an interview with RIA Novosti CEO and founder of the international company Group-IB, specializing in the prevention of cyber-attacks, Ilya Sachkov.

The attack can be distributed for a long time, even for several years: in 2017, made the first action, in 2018 - the second in 2019 - the third, in 2020 the fourth, therefore, to link these actions to a serial chain is very difficult, explained nets.

In Group-IB told about malicious emails on the topic COVID-19

Most of the malicious mailings on the topic of pandemic coronavirus COVID-19 contain spyware, said in an interview with RIA Novosti CEO and founder of the international company Group-IB, specializing in the prevention of cyber-attacks, Ilya Sachkov.

In April, Group-IB reported that since the beginning of the month, the number of cyber incidents in the world increased by 73% in comparison with March, with growth in March on a monthly basis already amounted to 80%.

Group-IB: many hackers during a pandemic showed ethics

Many computer hackers during a pandemic coronavirus "demonstrated ethics" and did not attack the information system of the Russian medical institutions, said in an interview with RIA Novosti CEO and founder of the international company Group-IB, specializing in the prevention of cyber-attacks, Ilya Sachkov.

"There was some kind of rare for our observations of ethics, as if considering what was happening, it realized that the Russian medical institutions - a matter of life or death for many people... This, of course, my assumption, I wouldn't associate with hackers, but I noticed. In principle, it would be "super-immoral," said Sachkov.

Group-IB recorded the attack on the capital the portal before the project passes

International company specializing in the prevention of cyber attacks Group-IB recorded the attack on the portal of state services of Moscow to the launch of digital badges, said in an interview with RIA Novosti CEO and founder of the company Ilya Sachkov.

"A few days before a digital badge launched on the Moscow portal was attack and on the day of its opening it had slowed its work," said Sachkov.

Head of Group-IB believes that students can have cybersecrecy on the exam

Russian students can arrange cybersecrecy during the exam, for example, in advance to spy the tasks on the exam, suggested in an interview with RIA Novosti CEO and founder of the international company Group-IB, specializing in the prevention of cyber-attacks, Ilya Sachkov.

In April Sachkov said that in the case of the use in 2020 in a remote Russian format students can make a "big cybersecrecy". But the government has decided to conduct the exam in a proctored format. The main period of the exam in 2020 takes place from 29 June to 25 July, to participate in the main examination period was approximately 714 thousand people.

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