26 Aug 2016

Russian Hackers Attack New York Time Journalists

American Federal Bureau of Investigation agency (FBI) investigate Russian intelligence have carried out cyber attack against New York Times journalists.

United State authorities trust the photo rising up out of the arrangement of late interruptions is that Russian hackers utilising a rush of digital assaults, incorporating against research organisations in Washington, to accumulate knowledge from an expansive cluster of non-administrative associations with windows into the US political framework.

Russian hackers are focusing on news associations as a major aspect of a more extensive arrangement of hacks that likewise host concentrated on Democratic Gathering associations, the authorities said.

News associations are viewed as top targets since they can yield significant insight on journalist contacts in the legislature, and correspondences and unpublished works with delicate data, US government authorities accept.