Friday, July 29, 2016

Clinton Campaign Also Hacked In Attacks On Democrats

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton looks at a computer screen during a campaign stop at Atomic Object company in Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S. March 7, 2016. REUTERS/CARLOS BARRIA/FILE PHOTO

Reuters: Exclusive: Clinton campaign also hacked in attacks on Democrats - sources

The computer network used by Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s campaign was hacked as part of a broad cyber attack on Democratic political organizations, people familiar with the matter told Reuters.

The latest attack, which was disclosed to Reuters on Friday, follows reports of two other hacks on the Democratic National Committee and the party’s fundraising committee for candidates for the U.S. House of Representatives.

The U.S. Department of Justice national security division is investigating whether cyber hacking attacks on Democratic political organizations threatened U.S. security, sources familiar with the matter said on Friday.

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Update: Computers hacked at Democrats' House campaign committee (AP)

WNU Editor: Apparently the Clinton campaign refused to cooperate with the FBI when reports of hack attacks first started to be reported early this year, citing the ongoing FBI investigation on her use of a private email, and inquiries on the Clinton Foundation .... FBI warned Clinton campaign last spring of cyberattack (Michael Isikoff, Yahoo News).


RRH said...

It just gets more ridiculous by the day.

Anonymous said...

They should just put a big reset button on her forehead...It would get used a lot!