A young Iranian man browses a display of laptop computers for sale at a shop in Tehran, Iran. (AP/Ebrahim Noroozi)
Cyberespionage

First Russia, Now Iran: Cyberespionage Accusations Fit A Changing Agenda

No concrete evidence was used to attribute the hack to Russia in June, just as no concrete evidence has been made available to attribute the hack to Iran now. However, the assignment of blame to these nation states coincided with other geopolitical issues pitting Russia and Iran against U.K. or U.S. interests.