URGENT: Russia targeted Tokyo Olympics for cyberattacks: British gov't

Russian military intelligence targeted the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics originally scheduled to be held this summer in cyberattacks in an attempt to disrupt the events, the British government said Monday.Russia’s GRU carried out cyberattacks before the decision in March to postpone the games to next year due to the coronavirus pandemic, the British government said.The cyber reconnaissance was carried out on organizers, sponsor firms and logistic providers.British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab slammed the Russian cyberattacks as “cynical and reckless.”

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