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Iranian hackers targeted a US presidential campaign, Microsoft says — The Guardian

Group called ‘Phosphorus’ made more than 2,700 attempts to identify consumer email accounts and attacked 241 of those, according to the report.

Here is the link: https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2019/oct/04/iranian-hackers-targeted-a-us-presidential-campaign-microsoft-says

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