‘In a shocking development for many, German authorities confirmed on Wednesday: The country’s internal government network was hacked and attackers had access to it for many months before being uncovered in December last year. Still, the attack is “ongoing”, according to the Bundestag’s parliamentary control committee.
On Thursday, „Der Spiegel“ and the German Press Agency (DPA) revealed that “authorities believe the Russian hacker group ‘Snake’ is the prepetrator”. But what exactly is “Snake” and who is behind its activities?
BILD interviewed IT specialist Frank Groenewegen who is Chief Security Expert of the Dutch cyber security company “Fox-IT”. The company has been dealing with “Snake” for many years.’
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