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Microsoft Confirms Hackers Gained ‘Limited Access’ to Its Systems
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Microsoft confirmed Tuesday that hacking group Lapsus$ managed to gain “limited access” to its systems just hours after Okta confirmed it was a target of the same group.

The tech giant said it has been actively tracking the group in recent weeks, noting that it is known for “using a pure extortion and destruction model without deploying ransomware payloads,” in a blog post Tuesday.

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Microsoft Confirms Hackers Gained ‘Limited Access’ to Its Systems
Photo: Microsoft

Microsoft confirmed Tuesday that hacking group Lapsus$ managed to gain “limited access” to its systems just hours after Okta confirmed it was a target of the same group.

The tech giant said it has been actively tracking the group in recent weeks, noting that it is known for “using a pure extortion and destruction model without deploying ransomware payloads,” in a blog post Tuesday.