Last Updated: June 9, 2024

Main Centre for Special Technologies (GTsST) of the Main Directorate of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation (GU/GRU)

Aliases

field post number 74455; αριθμό αναφοράς 74455; Κύριο Κέντρο Ειδικών Τεχνολογιών (GTsST) της Κεντρικής Διεύθυνσης του Γενικού Επιτελείου των Ενόπλων Δυνάμεων της Ρωσικής Ομοσπονδίας (GU/GRU); Centre principal des technologies spéciales (GTsST) de la direction générale du renseignement de l'état-major des forces armées de la Fédération de Russie ...

Address

22 Kirova Street, Moscow, Russian Federation

Linked to

https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=OJ:L_202401390

Official reason

The Main Centre for Special Technologies (GTsST) of the Main Directorate of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation (GU/GRU), also known by its field post number 74455, is responsible for cyber-attacks with a significant effect originating from outside the Union and constituting an external threat to the Union or its Member ...

Other Information

(Date of UN designation: 2020-07-30)

Date of listing

2024-05-17

Program information

Authority

EU

Program

Restrictive measures against cyber-attacks threatening the Union or its Member States

Regime

EU-horizontal

Target State

Cyber-attacks

Measures

Asset freeze and prohibition to make funds available, Restrictions on admission

Sanctions Portfolio

- All assets of the listed persons and entities should be frozen. It is also prohibited to make any funds or assets directly or indirectly available to them. - Member States shall enforce travel restrictions on persons listed in the Annex of Council Decision(CFSP) 2019/797.

Official Information

Through the adoption of the “Cyber Diplomacy Toolbox” on 19 June 2017, the Council stressed the growing need to protect the integrity and security of the EU, its Member States and their citizens against cyber threats and malicious cyber activities. At the European Council on 18 October 2018, Member States called for the introduction of a new EU san...

Program URL

https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=CELEX%3A02019D0797-20230517