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Suspected Russian hackers made failed attempt to breach CrowdStrike, company says By Reuters

Suspected Russian hackers made failed attempt to breach CrowdStrike, company says By Reuters
Suspected Russian hackers made failed attempt to breach CrowdStrike, company says

In a blog post, CrowdStrike said Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ: MSFT ) alerted it on Dec.At the end of a long, technical blog post on Tuesday it mentioned seeing hackers access companies through "trusted vendor accounts" with access to Microsoft cloud services.That followed a separate Microsoft blog post on Friday saying that SolarWinds had its software targeted by a second and unrelated group of hackers in addition to those linked to Russia.19, Microsoft President Brad Smith told the Washington Post he could provide "a blanket answer that affirmatively states no, we are not aware of any customers being attacked through Microsoft's cloud services or any of our other services, for that matter, by this hacker.

government agencies in years leveraged access to a Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) cloud services." CrowdStrike said the attempt failed, and did not identify the reseller.

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