WADA acknowledged the authenticity of the sixth batch of documents stolen by hackers

MOSCOW, 4 Jul — RIA Novosti. World anti-doping Agency (WADA) confirmed that the sixth batch of documents published by the hackers of Fancy Bears, is genuine.

Hackers in another part of the has managed to hack into the ADAMS system (anti-doping administration and management). In the published documents contained the names of athletes who have received from WADA permission to use doping.

Who in the list

Just a fresh batch of documents contained the names of 20 athletes that represent 14 countries. The most famous of them became Olympic champion Australian swimmer Emily seebohm and the British triathlete Alistair Brownlee.

Papers that Sib legally used prednisolone, and Brownlie — acetazolamide. According anti-doping Agency, athletes need these drugs for medical reasons.

Other athletes whose names appear in the new document represent a variety of sports — from field hockey to weightlifting.

The old excuse

Release WADA, which was published on the Agency’s website immediately after the leak, virtually identical to the comments on the previous break-ins. Wrestlers doping reiterated that “very seriously” refer to the actions of the hackers and work closely with law enforcement agencies and national anti-doping agencies.

While in the WADA noted that the hackers for hacking ADAMS used a phishing attack.

The expense of the “sick” athletes exceeded a hundred

New revelations Fancy Bears have become the sixers. Only the hackers managed to access data of 127 athletes who have received from WADA permission to use banned drugs.

The greatest resonance was caused by documents players. It turned out that the dope used sisters Venus and Serena Williams, Petra Kvitova and Rafael Nadal.