Targeting of media stations such as newspapers and radio stations in Ukraine
Date of report
  • June 2022
The Computer Emergency Response Team of Ukraine (CERT-UA) warned that Sandworm was exploiting the newly discovered Follina vulnerability in Microsoft Office to attack media organizations in the country.
Suspected victims
  • Ukrainian media stations
Suspected state sponsor
  • Russian Federation
Type of incident
  • Espionage
Target category
  • Private sector
Victim government reaction
  • Yes
Policy response