U.S. retaliation against Iran
Date of report
  • October 2019
  • Government of the United States
The United States carried out a cyberattack against Iran designed to limit Tehran’s ability to spread propaganda in retaliation for the September 14 attacks on Saudi oil facilities.
Suspected victims
  • Iran
Suspected state sponsor
  • United States
Type of incident
  • Data destruction
Target category
  • Government