Russian hackers are attacking research institutions involved in coronavirus vaccine development. Photo: Reuters
Russian hackers are attacking research institutions involved in coronavirus vaccine development. Photo: Reuters

UK, US and Canada accuse Russia of hacking coronavirus vaccine research

  • The three nations alleged that hacking group APT29 is attacking research institutions involved in coronavirus vaccine development
  • The ongoing attacks are seen by officials as an effort to steal intellectual property, rather than to disrupt research

Russian hackers are attacking research institutions involved in coronavirus vaccine development. Photo: Reuters
Russian hackers are attacking research institutions involved in coronavirus vaccine development. Photo: Reuters
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