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IOC targeted by Russian hackers

National News // April 16, 2018

Russian hackers have been targeting the International Olympic Committee in Lausanne, according to the Federal Intelligence Service.

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The attack on the international organization is just one of many in the country say spy chiefs.

It’s thought the hackers may be trying to find out further information on suspended Russian athletes.

The hackers are likely gaining entry to the IOC systems through local sports associations.

The parliamentary Security Policy Commission is calling for resources to fight international cybercrime and wants to form a Cyber Defence Command. Linked to the army.

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