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Britney Spears was the victim of Russian hackers

American singer Britney Spears, very unwillingly, helped cybercriminals to distribute malware. Western media, citing the Slovak company ESET reported that some hackers from the group Turla, which is associated with Russia, distributed software using the account Britney Spears on the social network Instagram.

To do this, the criminals did not even need to hack the page of the singer: in the comments to new pictures beauty Britney they left the reference to the alleged hot video, showing an intimate relationship with some celebrity men. All curious users who clicked on the link, was unpleasantly surprised at what was going on with their personal technical equipment.

ESET dealing with issues of cybersecurity, link, distribute malware, was related to the server of the gang. The latter has repeatedly carried out attacks not only in large global companies, but also on diplomatic and governmental agencies, including the Russian Embassy in the United States of America.

Source: https://www.usatoday.com
Photo: http://www.spletnik.ru

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