Russia hit by new wave of ransomware spam | WeLiveSecurity
https://www.welivesecurity.com/2019/01/28/russia-hit-new-wave-ransomware-spam/
January 2019 has seen an uptick in detections of malicious JavaScript email attachments with Russian users hit by a large wave of ransomware-spreading spam. Of particular note, the campaign spreading the Shade ransomware in January 2019 has been most active in Russia, with 52% of the...
Russian spammers earn $1.5 billion this year
https://english.pravda.ru/business/118917-spam_russia/
Russia is the biggest spam sender in Europe and the third largest sender of spam messages in the world. Russian spammers earned $1.5 billion since the beginning of the year on this form of advertising, experts calculated. As for the world rating, Russia comes third after India and Brazil.
Russian Spam
https://www.spamlaws.com/russian-spam.html
Out of the blue, Russian spam has become one of the worst types of spam to find in your inbox. Like many countries, Russia has taken crucial steps towards preventing spam. Yet and still, despite the emails being filtered by SpamCop.net before it is unleashed, these harmful emails are still reaching a...
Users faced a huge wave of spam worldwide
https://tadviser.com/index.php/Article:Spam
The wave of spam is not simple as e-mails are located in the Entering folder, passing protection levels. Vade Security suspects that criminals use the Kaspersky Kaspersky stated that in April, 2011 spam share from Russia in a total amount of mail traffic was reduced. Though around the world the number...
Top 10 Untold Truths of SPAM - YouTube
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=btsd6yxkHHs
Here's a list of Top 10 Untold Truths of SPAM. SPAM is a mysterious meat product but today we are giving you all the facts, these are 10 things you didn't...
Spam - Threat Encyclopedia
https://www.trendmicro.com/vinfo/pl/threat-encyclopedia/spam/page/2
Russian Spam Delivers SHADE Ransomware via Link Embedded in PDF. We have observed a recent spike in spam in Another wave of spam mail carrying EMOTET malware is spreading cheer. In a recent spam campaign that we detected, the 2018 FIFA World Cup held in Russia was the subject of...
2021 Russian protests - Wikipedia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2021_Russian_protests
Protests in Russia began on 23 January 2021 in support of the opposition leader Alexei Navalny after his arrest and the release of the film Putin's Palace...
Fighting spam - Mail. Help
https://yandex.com/support/mail/web/spam.html
Anti-Spam takes into account both general and "personal" filtration rules which apply to specific mailboxes. Any messages that you believe to be unsolicited but another mailbox user finds useful will be filtered into Spam in your mailbox and into the Inbox of the other user's mailbox.
What is the GRU? Who gets recruited to be a spy? — Meduza
https://meduza.io/en/feature/2018/11/06/what-is-the-gru-who-gets-recruited-to-be-a-spy-why-are-they-exposed-so-often
Both at home and abroad, the Russian abbreviation of the year has been "GRU" — the erstwhile but still commonly used initialism for the country's Additionally, in what has led to a new wave of Western sanctions against Russia, GRU agents are also accused of poisoning Sergey Skripal (a former GRU...
OT: Current SPAM wave | Microchip | Forum
https://www.microchip.com/forums/m869471.aspx
Location: Russia, Novorossiysk. Status: offline. This wave of spams will not be the last to hit this forum; the last waves were of k.i.t.c.h.e.n and ripping DVD. It's been several days and there are still pages of spam posts from just the last one hour.
Why many in Russia are reluctant to have Sputnik vaccine - BBC News
https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-56250456
Russia's Sputnik V vaccine against Covid is in worldwide demand, but many Russians remain unsure. But while countries from Latin America to Europe are now ordering batches of Sputnik, the rollout in Russia itself has been slow, as people prove deeply reluctant to be injected.
How COVID-19 vaccination is proceeding in Russia - Russia Beyond
https://www.rbth.com/lifestyle/333282-how-covid-19-vaccination-is-proceeding-in-russia
On December 4, 2020, Russia launched large-scale vaccination against the novel coronavirus with its In the fall, with the onset of the second wave of coronavirus, Muscovites aged over 65, students over 18 Russia Beyond has spoken to several employees of various municipal services in Moscow.
Inbox full of spam? Here's how to block an email address in Gmail
https://finance.yahoo.com/news/inbox-full-spam-block-email-141500320.html
Spam and other unwelcome emails can be annoying. But if you're a Gmail user who wants to block someone from messaging you, the process is simple. Here's how.
How Russian Spam King Peter Levashov Was Arrested, and... | WIRED
https://www.wired.com/2017/04/fbi-took-russias-spam-king-massive-botnet/
How the FBI Took Down Russia's Spam King---And His Massive Botnet. The arrest of Peter Yuryevich Levashov notches another win for the FBI's top cyber talent. Spanish authorities arrested Levashov, who normally resides in St. Petersburg, Russia, while he was on vacation with his family.
In Aleksei Navalny Protests, Russia Faces Biggest Dissent in Years
https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/23/world/europe/navalny-protests-russia.html
Demonstrators across Russia clashed with the police on Saturday as they turned out in support of The Kremlin has weathered waves of protest in years past, and there was no immediate indication that this Social media has been critical in helping government critics in Russia organize demonstrations.
Second wave of COVID-19 in Russia may be caused by... - TASS
https://tass.com/russia/1167089
TASS/. A second wave of the novel coronavirus pandemic in Russia is possible if new cases of the virus are imported in the country from abroad, Russian Health Minister Mikhail Murashko said on Thursday in an interview with the Rossiya-1 TV channel.
Dangers in Russia | Rusmania
https://rusmania.com/dangers-in-russia
Russia does not enjoy good media coverage in the West and if you believe some of the more negative coverage, Russia is a corrupt, mafia-controlled Mosquitos are common in summer in Russia, both in cities and the countryside. Ticks and horseflies are also not unusual in natural surroundings and if you...
Russia can avoid a second wave of coronavirus if everyone follows...
https://www.rt.com/russia/494419-russia-avoid-covid19-second-wave/
The World Health Organization (WHO) representative in Russia, Melita Vujnovic, has suggested that non-compliance with social distancing rules means the On Friday, Moscow Mayor Sergey Sobyanin said that the capital's authorities don't expect the city to have a second wave of coronavirus, as "herd...
Russia's Most Popular Social Media Platforms
https://news.itmo.ru/en/features/life_in_russia/news/9716/
But, wait, what do you really know about social media in Russia? Is it even a thing? Today, you drew a lucky straw, we will be your guides (and part-time If you ask Google about the most popular social media platforms in Russia you will get bombarded with information that is oftentimes either conflicting...
'We're in Hell': Russia's Second Wave of... - The Moscow Times
https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2020/10/27/were-in-hell-russias-second-wave-of-covid-19-is-catching-the-regions-off-guard-a71851
Medics in hospitals across Russia voiced frustration that authorities failed to use the summer respite to prepare for a second coronavirus wave. You can help keep it alive. The Moscow Times' team of journalists has been first with the big stories on the coronavirus crisis in Russia since day one.
Emails Going to Spam? 12 Reasons Why That Happens and What You...
https://www.getresponse.com/blog/why-emails-go-to-spam
Spam filters have evolved so much, they don't just look at the direct use of common phrases like the ones above. Using phrases like "cheap" won't move your emails into the spam folder. Note: this is different for using names of drugs and other similar products.
The Spamhaus Project - The Top 10 Spammers
https://www.spamhaus.org/statistics/spammers/
Botnet spamming and hosting sites on hacked servers is fully criminal in much of the world. Managed or owned by a Timo Richert. 10. The manager or owner of the company seems to be a Yair Shalev / . (Former?) partner-in-spam of ROKSO spammer Darrin Wohl. Son-in-law of ROKSO-listed spammer...
Russia's Sputnik V vaccine is 91.6% effective against symptomatic...
https://edition.cnn.com/2021/02/02/health/russia-sputnik-v-phase-3-intl/index.html
An interim analysis of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine has found it to be 91.6% effective against symptomatic Covid-19 and 100% effective against severe and moderate French authorities warn of 'third wave' of mental health issues. WTO Chief: We need equitable and affordable access to vaccines.
What is the most popular messenger app in Russia? - Quora
https://www.quora.com/What-is-the-most-popular-messenger-app-in-Russia?share=1
What messengers are used in Russia. After Telegram social media messengers. Red line - percentage of users that downloaded messenger. As of July 2020, WhatsApp beat Viber and became the most popular messenger in Russia, as per 39 percent of social media mentions related to chat applications.
Coronavirus COVID-19 on Russia: news, facts, current situation
https://guidetopetersburg.com/coronavirus-covid-19-in-russia-current-situation/
Since late September 2020, Russia has been facing a massive second wave of Covid which seems to be much more powerful than the first one. Vaccination for some groups of professions started in Russia in December 2020. On January 18, 2021, a mass vaccination started across the country.
Commentary: The Tidal Wave Of Cash Gushing Out Of Russia
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/1999-09-12/commentary-the-tidal-wave-of-cash-gushing-out-of-russia
The Russian money-laundering scandal is grabbing headlines around the world. That's no surprise, since it has all the elements of a juicy story: money But $10 billion is only a tiny drop in the tidal wave of capital that has gushed out of Russia in recent years. Fitch IBCA, a London-based credit-ratings...
Evasive URLs in Spam | Trustwave
https://www.trustwave.com/en-us/resources/blogs/spiderlabs-blog/evasive-urls-in-spam/
One spamming group recently started using URLs containing hexadecimal encoded IPs embedded in spam messages for their fake pharma spam campaigns in an event to evade spam detection systems and URL blocklists. The URLs point to spammer-controlled infrastructure that redirects victims to...