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US Election Assistance Commission Hacked

December 16, 2016

As reported by the reputable Reuters news agency, a Russian-speaking hacker penetrated the USEAC and stole login credentials of officials of the Commission. The intent was to sell them to a foreign government for cash. The hacker used a SQL injection attack to penetrate the credentials database. This kind of crime is a danger to everyone, including those who never touch a computer. If anyone you know touches a computer, you are at risk too, through them.

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