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Hackers are selling access to Biochemical systems at Oxford University Lab

February 26, 2021

Hackers compromised the systems at one of the most advanced biology labs at the Oxford University that is involved in the research on the Covid-19 pandemic.

The news was disclosed by Forbes and the Oxford University confirmed the security breach that impacted the Division of Structural Biology (known as “Strubi”).

“Oxford University confirmed on Thursday it had detected and isolated an incident at the Division of Structural Biology (known as “Strubi”) after Forbes disclosed that hackers were showing off access to a number of systems.” reported Forbes. “These included machines used to prepare biochemical samples, though the university said it couldn’t comment further on the scale of the breach.”

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