Estonian foreign intelligence warns of growing cyber threats from Russia

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The intelligence agency says Russian threat actors want to exploit security vulnerabilities and promote pro-Russian interests in foreign countries

Russia will continue to engage in cyber operations to threaten Western nations, with sanctions so far proving ineffective. The warning comes from the Estonian Foreign Intelligence Service (EFIS)...

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