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Exclusive: Russia plans stiffer fines for tech firms that break rules - sources

Nov 28 2018

MOSCOW Russia plans to impose stiffer fines on technology firms that fail to comply with Russian laws, sources familiar with the plans said, raising the stakes in the Kremlin's fight with global tech giants such as Facebook and Google. | Video

Russia, stung by intelligence leaks, plans to tighten data protection

Nov 23 2018

MOSCOW Russia has drawn up draft legislation aimed at stopping leaks of personal information from state agencies, a step that follows publication of details of Russians allegedly involved in clandestine intelligence operations abroad. | Video

Russia stifled mobile network during protests: document

Nov 16 2018

MOSCOW Russian authorities ordered two mobile operators to cut most access to mobile data services in the region of Ingushetia as protesters were massing outside government offices there, according to a document from the state telecoms regulator.

Russian cybersecurity firm Group IB to open global HQ in Singapore -CEO

Nov 12 2018

MOSCOW, Nov 12 Russian cybersecurity company Group IB is to open a global headquarters in Singapore this year or in early next as part of international expansion plans, Chief Executive Ilya Sachkov said.

Russia's Megafon sues Hewlett Packard in U.S. over network outages

Nov 06 2018

MOSCOW Megafon, Russia's No. 2 mobile phone operator, is suing Hewlett Packard Enterprise in a California court over major outages on its cellular network, court documents showed.

Russia's Megafon sues Hewlett Packard in U.S. over network outages

Nov 06 2018

MOSCOW, Nov 6 Megafon, Russia's No. 2 mobile phone operator, is suing Hewlett Packard Enterprise in a California court, over major outages on its cellular network, court documents show.

Data leak affects thousands of wealthy Moscow residents

Nov 03 2018

MOSCOW Thousands of wealthy Moscow residents who subscribed to a regional internet provider have had personal data including names, home addresses and mobile numbers posted online.

Exclusive: Russia opposes U.S. OneWeb satellite service, cites security concerns

Oct 24 2018

MOSCOW Russia's state security agency is opposing a high-level deal for the U.S. OneWeb satellite startup to bring Internet access to remote parts of the country because it says the project could be used to gather intelligence and damage national security.

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