Microsoft says new breach discovered in probe of suspected SolarWinds hackers


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SAN FRANCISCO — Microsoft said on Friday an attacker had won access to one of its customer-service agents and then used information from that to launch hacking attempts against customers.

The company said it had found the compromise during its response to hacks by a team it identifies as responsible for earlier major breaches at SolarWinds and Microsoft. (Reporting By Peter Henderson Editing by Chris Reese)



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