All CISAC News News April 16, 2021

US Slaps Russia With Sanctions Plus For SolarWinds Hack

The White House Executive Order comes on the same day that CISA and CNMF issue SolarWinds-related malware analysis and NSA-CISA-FBI issue a joint advisory warning of ongoing SVR exploitation of known vulnerabilities in common products. Herb Lin comments.
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The US government today formally attributed the SolarWinds cyberespionage campaign to the Russian Foreign Intelligence Service (SVR). The Intelligence Community has “high confidence” in this assessment, the White House statement says, and President Biden signed an Executive Order imposing economic sanctions and other actions on Russia.

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