Posts tagged as hacking and disinformation operations

More Russians indicted on charges of cyberespionage

Friday, October 5, 2018

The United States and major Western allies on Thursday forcefully condemned Russia’s hacking and disinformation operations, announcing indictments and describing in striking detail Moscow’s targeting of top Olympic athletes, anti-doping organizations, and chemical weaponsmonitors. In the morning, Justice Department officials unveiled charges against seven officers with Russia’s GRU military intelligence agency who, authorities said, were linked to the leak of athletes’ drug-test data and efforts to steal information from organizations…