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U.S. Government Agencies Emails Compromised in China Backed Cyber Attack
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U.S. Government Agencies Emails Compromised in China Backed Cyber Attack

Midway through June 2023, an unnamed Federal Civilian Executive Branch (FCEB) organization in the U.S. saw unusual email activity, which led Microsoft to learn about a fresh espionage operation related to China that was targeting two dozen organizations. The information comes from a joint cybersecurity advice issued by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) on July 12, 2023. In its Microsoft 365 (M365) cloud environment, a Federal Civilian Executive Branch (FCEB) agency "identified suspicious activity in June 2023," according to the authorities. Advanced persistent threat (APT) attackers accessed and stole unclassified Exchange Online Outlook data read more U.S. Government Agencies Emails Compromised in China Ba...