Compromise of a Danish Ministry of Defense e-mail service
Date of report
  • April 2017
  • Believed to be the work of APT 28
A threat actor compromised an email service maintained by the Danish Ministry of Defense, and is also believed to have compromised Ministry of Foreign Affairs networks.
Suspected victims
  • Denmark
Suspected state sponsor
  • Russian Federation
Type of incident
  • Espionage
Target category
  • Military
  • Government
Victim government reaction
  • Yes
Policy response