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Denmark Says Fancy Bear Russian Hackers Hacked Defense Minister Emails
« Reply #1 on: April 25, 2017, 02:16:40 AM »
Denmark Says Fancy Bear Russian Hackers Hacked Defense Minister Emails
25 April 2017, 1:27 am

Denmarks Defense Minister accused Russian hackers of infiltrating email accounts of the ministry he leads, denouncing Moscow's aggressive behavior. 

"This is part of a continuing war from the Russian side in this field, where we are seeing a very aggressive Russia," said Claus Hjort Frederiksen, Defense Minister, quoted by Danish news agency Ritzau. 

The Centre for Cyber Security published a report on Sunday, accusing a famous group of pro-Kremlin hackers of breaking into emails belonging to employees of the Defense Ministry in 2015 and 2016. The group in question is APT28, or, better known to most people - Fancy Bear. 

Long list of crimes

This is the same group which was linked to the hacking of the Democratic National Committee servers and the subsequent leak of emails during the presidential campaign of 2016, which ul... (read more)

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