Researchers link tools used in NotPetya and Ukraine grid hacks

New research provides evidence linking some of the most impactful cybersecurity incidents on record – the 2015 and 2016 attacks on the Ukrainian power grid and the 2017 NotPetya  malware outbreak – to the same set of hackers that Western governments say are sponsored by the Russian government. Researchers from cybersecurity company ESET say they have laid out the first concrete, public evidence of that link, citing a pattern of “backdoors” — or tools for remote access — used by the hackers.
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Researchers link tools used in NotPetya and Ukraine grid hacks