EXCLUSIVE: Details of Qatar’s cyber espionage campaign in the United States – Al

Qatar hacked more than 1,200 Americans–including friends of President Donald Trump–European counterterrorism officials, Arab leaders, international football stars and Bollywood actresses, according to legal documents, technical reports and former CIA operatives.

This is believed to be the biggest hack ever uncovered. It stretches across four continents – North America, Europe, Africa and Asia – and spread across four years, beginning in 2014. It invaded the private lives of more than 1,000 of Qatar’s perceived enemies.

A legal case filed by Republican businessman and fundraiser Elliott Broidy against the State of Qatar and several individuals, for conspiring in a cyberattack against him and numerous others, had revealed what was seen as crucial evidence of the hack. Details of this can be found here.

This evidence that would be useful for the ongoing US federal investigation in the Qatari cyberattack against US citizens and allies,

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