Hackers seek to discredit this vaccine, accusing the two companies of “incredible fraud”.
The hackers who, in December, managed to steal regulatory documents for the Pfizer / BioNTech vaccine from the servers of the European Medicines Agency (EMA), have just taken action. These data were indeed published online, explains the organization in a press release, without further details.
These leaks obviously started at the end of December. Bleeping Computer detected messages on several hacker forums with download links. The objective of this leak is obviously to discredit the Pfizer / BioNTech vaccine, accused of a “Incredible fraud” by hackers.
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According to sources at Bleeping Computer, this data contains screenshots of emails, evaluation comments from MEA members, as well as Word, PDF and PowerPoint documents. For its part, the AEM had specified that the hackers had only accessed “A limited number” documents that were stored in a specific application.