What we’re looking at now is not just an attack that is ongoing, that is not just highly sophisticated, but also we cannot trust the supply chain. We can no longer trust that any third-party application in these systems has not been compromised by Russia,” says NYT’s Nicole Perlroth.
US nuclear weapons agency breached amid massive cyberattack
Hackers accessed systems at the National Nuclear Security Administration, which maintains the US nuclear weapons stockpile
The perpetrators are believed to have gained access to the federal agencies’ networks by compromising the software company SolarWinds