October 18, 2021
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US government strikes back at Kremlin for SolarWinds hack campaign

EnlargeMatt Anderson Photography/Getty ImagesUS officials on Thursday formally blamed Russia for backing one of the worst espionage hacks in recent US history and imposed sanctions designed to mete out punishments for that and other recent actions. In a joint advisory, the National Security Agency, FBI, and Cybersecurity and Information Security Ag...
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DoJ says SolarWinds hackers breached its Office 365 system and read email

EnlargeGregory Varnum The US Justice Department has become the latest federal agency to say its network was breached in a long and wide-ranging hack campaign that’s believed to have been backed by the Russian government. In a terse statement issued Wednesday, Justice Department spokesman Marc Raimondi said that the breach wasn’t discovered until D...