Targeting of Ukrainian defense forces with Capibar and Kazuar spyware
Date of report
  • July 2023
Turla targeted elements of the Ukrainian military with Kazuar, a backdoor, and Capibar, a piece of malware used to compromise Microsoft Exchange servers.
Suspected victims
  • Units in the Ukrainian military
Suspected state sponsor
  • Russian Federation
Type of incident
  • Espionage
Target category
  • Government
Victim government reaction
  • Yes
Policy response
Suspected state sponsor response