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UAE was behind cyberattack on Qatar that led to crisis, U.S. officials say

Washington Post 118 sources

It remains unclear whether the United Arab Emirates carried out the May hacks — in which incendiary false quotes attributed to Qatar’s emir were posted — itself or contracted to have them done, U.S. intelligence officials said. The…

Qatar says media report reveals UAE role in hack that sparked crisis

Reuters

LONDON/DOHA (Reuters) - Qatar said on Monday that a U.S. media report had shown that the United Arab Emirates was involved in an alleged hack of Qatar's state news agency in late May that helped spark a diplomatic crisis in the Gulf.

Report: UAE Behind Hacking of Qatari Media

TIME / World

WASHINGTON — The United Arab Emirates orchestrated the hacking of a Qatari government news site in May, planting a false story that was used as a pretext for the current crisis between Qatar and several Arab countries, according to a…

UAE hacked Qatari government sites, sparking regional upheaval, according to intelligence officials

Modesto Bee

The United Arab Emirates orchestrated the hacking of Qatari government news and social media sites in order to post incendiary false quotes attributed to Qatar's emir, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad … Click to Continue »

UAE arranged for hacking of Qatar government sites, sparking diplomatic row: Washington Post

Reuters / World

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates arranged for Qatari government social media and news sites to be hacked in late May in order to post fiery but false quotes linked to Qatar's emir, prompting a diplomatic crisis, the…

UAE hacked Qatar government websites: report

The Hill

The United Arab Emirates led an effort to hack Qatari government news and social media websites, sparking a diplomatic crisis, according to a new report from The Washington Post.U.S. intelligence agencies were able to confirm to officials…

UAE hacked Qatari government sites, sparking regional upheaval, according to intelligence officials

The United Arab Emirates orchestrated the hacking of Qatari government news and social media sites in order to post incendiary false quotes attributed to Qatar's emir, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad … Click to Continue »

UAE hacked Qatari government sites, sparking regional upheaval, according to US intelligence officials

Chicago Tribune

Qatari Foreign Minister Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani gives a press conference in Doha on July 15, 2017. (AFP/Getty Images). Karen Deyoung and Ellen NakashimaWashington Post. The United Arab Emirates orchestrated the hacking of Qatari …

UAE responds to report that it was behind Qatari cyber hack

CBS News / Politics

According to intelligence officials cited by one report, the UAE had discussed plans on carrying out the cyber attack

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