BRIEF-U.S. Intelligence And Security Agencies Say They Believe Solarwinds Hack Was An Intelligence Gathering Effort, Likely Russian In Origin

by Reuters
Tuesday, 5 January 2021 20:32 GMT

Jan 5 (Reuters) -

* U.S. INTELLIGENCE AND SECURITY AGENCIES SAY THEY BELIEVE SOLARWINDS HACK WAS AN INTELLIGENCE GATHERING EFFORT, LIKELY RUSSIAN IN ORIGIN

* U.S. INTELLIGENCE AND SECURITY AGENCIES SAY FEWER THAN 10 U.S. GOVERNMENT AGENCIES HAVE BEEN COMPROMISED BY 'FOLLOW-ON ACTIVITY' AFTER INITIAL HACK (Reporting by Tim Ahmann)

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