Targeting of Ukrainian government bodies
Date of report
  • April 2023
Russian group APT 28 aimed a spear-phishing campaign at Ukrainian government organizations, advertising fake Windows Update guides in order to collect intelligence on government activities.
Suspected victims
  • Ukrainian government organizations using the Windows operating system
Suspected state sponsor
  • Russian Federation
Type of incident
  • Espionage
Target category
  • Government
Victim government reaction
  • Yes
Policy response
Suspected state sponsor response