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“Criminal hackers” were employed by Russia to steal Yahoo! customer data, says DOJ

By Michael Griffiths

15 March 2017

“Criminal hackers” were employed by Russia to steal Yahoo! customer data, says DOJ iStock.com/4x6

Two Russian officials were among four people indicted on 15 March by the Department of Justice for conspiring to hack into Yahoo! networks.