Coronavirus : London accuses of Russian hackers want to steal research on a vaccine

Coronavirus : Londres accuse des pirates russes de vouloir voler des recherches sur un vaccin

The government agency uk in charge of cyber security has accused Thursday a group of hackers to take on organizations in the british, canadian and american to steal their research in the development of a vaccine against the new coronavirus, claiming that it is “almost certain” that they operate for the information Russian.

“The threat group, known under the name of APT29” or “Dukes” or ” Cozy Bear “, “operates almost certainly be in the framework of the intelligence services of the Russian,” said in a statement the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), adding that its american counterparts and the canadians had arrived at the same conclusion.

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