June 5, 2014 3:36 pm
Kremlin alleged to wage cyber warfare on Kiev
By Sam Jones
Access blocked: Kiev may have struggled to know even the level of threat it faced
Russia’s physical invasion of Crimea may have begun in late February, in the days after the removal of Ukraine’s president Viktor Yanukovich, but the infiltration of Kiev’s computer systems began years before.
While only glimpses have yet emerged as to what the scope of hostilities in cyber space might be, most military analysts are in little doubt that the Ukraine crisis marks a key point in the so far limited history of cyber warfare.