US agencies have deployed malware into Russia's power grid systems, the New York Times claims

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President Trump labelled the New York Times report "a virtual act of treason"

American Cyber Command has deployed malware into Russian power grid systems to enable the US to potentially conduct cyber attacks in the event of a major conflict with Russia. That's according t...

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