The Swiss Justice Ministry allowed conducting a detailed investigation of this case as there is a suspicion that the supposed hackers planned to cyber attack other institutions.
A month ago, WADA restored the mandate of Russia’s Anti-Doping Agency, which lost its accreditation in November 2018, when it was reported that Russian athletes consumed doping.
Reportedly, the Netherlands claimed prevention of Russia’s cyber attacks at Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) and accused Russia’s GRU officers of trying to access information about the international investigation of the MH17 tragedy.
Before that, the UK has accused Russian GRU of organizing cyber attacks in the entire world. Among them – a cyber attack against the U.S. Democratic Party National Committee in 2016.