No

A cyber attack is a cyber operation, whether offensive or defensive, that is reasonably expected to cause injury or death to persons or damage or destruction to objects.

Michael Schmitt et al; Tallinn Manual 1.0, pp 92
  • Cyber Operation?
  • Expected to cause death or injury to people or objects?
GRU-linked Groups Spearphishing Ukranian Officials does not match this definition. Here's a list of actual cyberattacks and and why this matters.

What happened?

Russian hackers targeted Ukrainian government officials with spearphishing attempts as tensions between the two nations rose during early 2021