Earnings 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. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.