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Who pwns the watchmen? Maybe Russians selling the source code for three US antivirus vendors

By Shaun Nichols 10 May 2019 at 11:05

A Russian hacking outfit says it has stolen confidential data from a trio of US antivirus companies. Security firm Advanced Intelligence (AdvIntel) has "high confidence" in the legitimacy of a posting from hacking group calling itself Fxmsp, which is advertising data and source code from the three unnamed AV companies. AdvIntel said it has already alerted law enforcement.

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