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United Nations' computer networks breached by hackers earlier this year

The hackers' method for gaining access to the UN network appears to be unsophisticated: They likely got in using the stolen username and password of a UN employee purchased off the dark web

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United Nations | Hackers | Hacking

William Turton & Kartikay Mehrotra | Bloomberg 



The UN and its agencies have been targeted by hackers before.
The UN and its agencies have been targeted by hackers before.

breached the United Nations’ computer networks earlier this year and made off with a trove of data that could be used to target agencies within the intergovernmental organization.

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First Published: Fri, September 10 2021. 23:19 IST

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