Someone ‘Highly Motivated’ Tried to a Hack 2020 Presidential Campaign, Microsoft Warns

Someone tried to hack at least one 2020 presidential campaign as well as journalists and government officials, according to a new warning from Microsoft. And that “someone” might be a group of hackers working for the Iranian government. That stunning news was shared by Tom Burt, Microsoft’s corporate vice president for customer security & trust, in a post to Microsoft’s website today, warning of “significant cyber activity” by a hacking group that they’re calling Phosphorus.

Link: Someone ‘Highly Motivated’ Tried to a Hack 2020 Presidential Campaign, Microsoft Warns
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