……the 2014 Ukrainian Revolution finally overthrew the country’s Kremlin-backed president, Viktor Yanukovych (a leader whose longtime political adviser, Paul Manafort, would go on to run the US presidential campaign of Donald Trump).
But many global cybersecurity analysts have a much larger theory about the endgame of Ukraine’s hacking epidemic: They believe Russia is using the country as a cyberwar testing ground—a laboratory for perfecting new forms of global online combat. And the digital explosives that Russia has repeatedly set off in Ukraine are ones it has planted at least once before in the civil infrastructure of the United States.
THIS ISN’T CONJECTURE OR POLITICAL MUD-SLINGING. IT’S BASED IN THE HARD TRUTH.
AND IF THIS IS WHAT WE HAVE TO LOOK FORWARD TO AS AMERICANS AND AS CITIZENS OF THE WORLD, THEN THE NEAR FUTURE IS GOING TO GET VERY SCARY VERY QUICKLY…….