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russian fsb officers, hackers charged in yahoo breach

washington - the united states has announced charges against two russian security services officers and two hackers, accusing them of a mega data breach at yahoo that affected at least a half billion user accounts.advertisement | advertise on newsdayofficials say the hack targeted the email accounts of russian and u.s. officials, russian journalists, employees of financial services and other businesses.the charges arise from a compromise of yahoo user accounts that began at least as early as 2014. though the justice department has previously charged russian hackers with cybercrime — as well as hackers sponsored by the chinese and iranian governments — this is the first criminal case brought against russian government officials.