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Google reveals that foreign hackers are already targeting Trump and Biden campaigns

June 5, 2020

Foreign hackers are targeting campaign staffs for both President Donald Trump and Democratic rival Joe Biden ahead of the November US election.

The news was revealed by Google in a series of tweets published by Google’s threat analysis chief Shane Huntley.

Google TAG revealed that China-linked cyberespionage group APT31 is targeting Biden campaign staff, while the Iran-linked APT35 group is targeting Trump campaign staff with spear-phishing attacks.

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