The FBI said Sunday that hackers had failed to secure access to any data or information on its network, a day after they attacked one of the agency’s servers by sending thousands of fake emails.
The agency said it has fixed the problem that enabled the attack.
The fake emails came from a server operated by the FBI, which was dedicated to sending notifications to the Law Enforcement Agencies (LEEP) portal, which the FBI uses to communicate with government agencies. and local.
The FBI reported that the fake emails warned of a cyber attack and appeared to come from a legitimate FBI email address, ending with @ ic.fbi.gov.
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