Russia has allegedly hit the US with an unprecedented malware attack: Here’s what you need to know

Earlier this year, hackers compromised software made by a cybersecurity company you might not have heard of. The infiltration led to a massive malware campaign that’s now affecting US federal agencies as well as governments around the world, according to the security firm and news reports. The hacked company, SolarWinds, sells software that lets an organization see what’s happening on its computer networks.

Link: Russia has allegedly hit the US with an unprecedented malware attack: Here’s what you need to know
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