9 September Recorded Future on the relationship between the Russian state and criminals:

Dark Covenant: Connections Between the Russian State and Criminal Actors (

28 September The NSA and CISA have issued a joint guide on how to choose the most secure VPN access possible and how to deploy it securely:

NSA, CISA Release Guidance on Selecting and Hardening Remote Access VPNs > National Security Agency/Central Security Service > Article

30 September A new APT group attacking the Russian fuel, energy and aircraft industries is discovered. Attacks have also affected India, Nepal, Taiwan and Japan, in some cases their government servers:

Positive Technologies Uncovers New APT Group Attacking Russia’s Fuel and Energy Complex and Aviation Production Industry (

4 October Summary of the FERC conference:

FERC conference highlights cybersecurity issues that affect OT/ICS environments – Industrial Cyber

12-13 October Recorded Future’s two-day online conference will include a keynote speech by Sir Alex Younger, former head of MI6:

Recorded Future Predict 21: The Intelligence Summit

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