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Israeli Spies Hacked Kaspersky, Discovered Tools Stolen from the US NSA
« Reply #1 on: October 11, 2017, 11:15:55 AM »
Israeli Spies Hacked Kaspersky, Discovered Tools Stolen from the US NSA
11 October 2017, 9:56 am

Israeli hackers who managed to break into the systems owned by Russian-based security vendor Kaspersky discovered hacking tools that were stolen from the NSA, according to reports that were published by The New York Times and The Washington Post.

The Israeli officials then alerted intelligence agencies in the United States of a potential breach of their network, indicating a possible collaboration between Kaspersky and the Russian government.

US officials, including the US National Intelligence Council, has already informed NATO allies that Kaspersky customer database and source code might have been exposed due to a collaboration with Russia’s intelligence agencies, which could have allowed Russian hackers to launch attacks in both Europe and the United States.

Kaspersky, however, says that it’s not collaborating with Russia or any other government, also adding that it’s not aware of any bre... (read more)

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