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Russian hackers targeted US Senate, think tanks, says Microsoft

Updated : August 21, 2018 10:58 PM IST

The world's biggest software company said late on Monday that it last week took control of six web domains that hackers had created to mimic websites belonging to the Senate and the think tanks.
Such fake sites can be used by hackers to try and trick users into giving up their login details, which would then give the attackers access to confidential systems and files.
Russian hackers targeted US Senate, think tanks, says Microsoft
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