Justice Department Announces Indictments of Russian Hackers in Yahoo Hacks

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Friday, March 17, 2017
Author: 
Jacob Rasch
Volume: 
33
Issue: 
3
Abstract: 
On March 15, 2017, the U.S. Department of Justice announced that it had indicted four Russian nationals, including two members of the FSB, the Russian spy agency, in connection with the hacking of the servers of American web giant Yahoo in 2014. The charges include hacking, wire fraud, trade secret theft and economic espionage, and are part of the largest hacking case ever brought by the United States.