US charges six Russian intelligence operatives in global hacking operation that targeted Winter Olympics, at least three countries. Six Russian intelligence officers have been charged in a global computer hacking operation that targeted at least three countries and the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea, according to a seven-count indictment unsealed Monday. "No country has weaponized its cyber capabilities as maliciously and irresponsibly as Russia," Assistant Attorney General John Demers, chief of the Justice Department's National Security Division, said Monday. Ref. USAToday.