Targeting of Ukrainian government authorities
Date of report
  • February 2023
Gamaredon, a Russian threat actor group, targeted Ukrainian government authorities. The group used spear-phishing emails to gain initial access and deployed surveillance malware on affected systems.
Suspected victims
  • Ukrainian government organizations and critical infrastructure facilities, as well as defense, security, and law enforcement agencies
Suspected state sponsor
  • Russian Federation
Type of incident
  • Espionage
Target category
  • Government
Victim government reaction
  • Yes
Policy response
Suspected state sponsor response