Microsoft Caught Russian Hackers Targeting 2018 Midterm Election
According to Digital Trends, Microsoft uncovered a portion of Russian cyber espionage operation.
Microsoft's vice president for customer security and trust Tom Burt stated they discovered a fake Microsoft domain that was established for a phishing scheme.
But Microsoft's metadata also suggested that scheme targeted three candidates running in the 2018 midterm election.
Burt added that Microsoft was able to seize the domain before it could inflict any damage.