The U.S. Treasury and the Commerce Department’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) have reportedly been hacked by a foreign government:

According to these reports, “staff emails at the [NTIA were monitored by hackers for months”:

Other U.S. government agencies may have been breached, too:

The National Security Council released a statement saying they “are taking all necessary steps to identify and remedy any possible issues related to this situation”:


Russia may be behind the attack:

The FBI is reportedly “on site” at the Commerce Department:

“The implication is that it’s a nation-state confrontation”:

The cybersecurity firm FireEye was also reportedly breached:

We’ll keep you posted.