Hackers leak fifth batch of stolen WADA data


The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) confirms that, again today, the cyber hacker Group “Fancy Bear” released a batch of confidential athlete data on their website, which they illegally obtained from a Rio 2016 Olympic Games account of WADA’s Anti-Doping Administration and Management System (ADAMS).

This time, the group released data concerning 41 athletes from 13 countries, including: 4 from Australia; 7 from Canada; 1 from Croatia; 2 from Denmark; 2 from Germany; 6 from Great Britain; 5 from Italy; 1 from Japan; 2 from Serbia; 1 from South Africa; 2 from Switzerland; 1 from Sweden and 7 from the United States.

The athletes are from the sports of Athletics, Basketball, Cycling, Fencing, Field Hockey, Golf Gymnastics, Judo, Rowing, Rugby, Sailing, Shooting, Soccer, Swimming, Table Tennis, Volley Ball, and Water Polo.


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