Unknown Russian Actor: The state of Ohio has been able to stop an unsophisticated attempt from a threat actor targeting the election on November 5th. The attack was originally traced back to Panama, but further research traced it back to a Russian company. The unsophisticated SQL injection attack did not produce any results as the attack was on the office’s website and not on the machines used for voting. The threat actors were looking for vulnerabilities in the website, but their actual intention was unclear.
By Akshay Rohatgi and Randy Pargman About this Student Research Project Binary Defense’s mission is