Compromise of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency
Date of report
  • October 2018
  • Believed to be the work of APT 28
A threat actor compromised the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency. Seven of the individuals alleged to be behind this incident, believed to be Russian military intelligence (known as GRU), were indicted by the U.S. Justice Department.
Suspected victims
  • U.S. Anti-Doping Agency
Suspected state sponsor
  • Russian Federation
Type of incident
  • Doxing
Target category
  • Civil society
Victim government reaction
  • Yes
Policy response
Suspected state sponsor response