Ukraine warns of massive cyberattack targeting telecommunications operators

Ukraine is cautioning about a significant cyberattack directed at telecommunication operators. A warning has been issued regarding the distribution of emails with malicious attachments disguised as links to interactive maps, potentially delivering the CrescentImp malware upon opening.

The Computer Emergency Response Team of Ukraine (CERT-UA) has warned about widespread cyberattacks targeting telecommunications providers. The CERT-UA claims it had learned about the mass distribution of emails with the subject ‘LIST of links to interactive maps’ among Ukrainian media entities. The emails contain malicious attachments and may begin downloading CrescentImp malware if opened