‘Concerned’ Think Tanks Beef Up Cybersecurity Following Suspected Russian Hacking

A spokesperson from the German Council on Foreign Relations, Eva-Maria McCormack, said the think tank was “concerned” that it was the target of cyberattacks last year and that it was implementing measures to counter future threats. McCormack made the comments to RFE/RL a day after Microsoft said European think tanks were targeted by suspected Russian hackers.