Leak of UK trade papers was well-planned

Leak of UK trade papers was well-planned, professional operation: sources

Jack Stubbs

LONDON (Reuters) – Whoever leaked UK-U.S. trade papers online ahead of Britain’s general election took extensive precautions to cover their tracks, which experts who suspect Russia was behind the effort say points to a professional and well-planned operation.

The heightened security measures, including a web of disposable email addresses and virtual phone numbers, are not typical of ordinary internet users and draw further parallels with a previous Russian information operation, said outside researchers and government officials.

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Source: https://www.reuters.com

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