Targeting of congressional campaigns for the 2018 U.S. midterm elections
Date of report
  • July 2018
  • Believed to be the work of APT 28
A threat actor targets the campaigns of candidates running for Congress in the 2018 U.S. midterm elections.
Suspected victims
  • Candidates for the U.S. Congress
Suspected state sponsor
  • Russian Federation
Type of incident
  • Espionage
Target category
  • Government
Victim government reaction
  • Unknown