American experts on network security has reported that a few hours after the victory of Republican candidate Donald trump in the presidential election in the United States a group of Russian hackers began attacks on the US-based think tanks, reports Reuters.
The Agency refers to the data of three companies specializing in cyber security. According to them, the attack was carried out by hacker group Cozy Bear, which is suspected of ties with the Russian government strcuture. She hacked the computer network of the Democratic party before the election.
“Perhaps now they are trying to access certain objects in order to obtain data to better understand what is happening in Washington after the election and during the transition period,” said Jaime Blasco, chief scientific officer at the cybersecurity firm AlienVault.