US indicts Russian spies, hackers over massive Yahoo hack

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The US government on Wednesday unsealed charges against two Russian spies and two criminal hackers for allegedly pilfering 500 million Yahoo user accounts in 2014,

The indictments, announced at a news conference in Washington, represent the first time the US government has criminally charged Russian officials for cyber offences.

The content of at least 30 million accounts were accessed as part of a spam campaign and that at least 18 people who used other internet service providers, such as Google, were also victimised, the government charged.

The officers of the FSB, Russia’s Federal...


US indicts Russian spies, hackers over massive Yahoo hack


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