Tag: dnc hack

Mueller Walking Saul LoebAFPGetty Images

Report: Russian Intel Officials May Be Charged in DNC Hack

The Wall Street Journal cites “sources familiar with the investigation” in a Wednesday report claiming the Justice Department is close to charging six unnamed Russian government officials in last year’s reputed “hack” of the Democratic National Committee (DNC).

John Podesta, Clinton campaign chairman who believes his elitist strategy only lost because of Russian hacking, listens as former Democratic US Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks to supporters at the New Yorker Hotel after her defeat in the presidential election November 9, 2016 in New York. / AFP / Brendan …

John Podesta Tweetstorm After Donald Trump Trolls Him at G-20 Summit

John Podesta launched a furious series of tweets after President Donald Trump tweeted on Friday morning from the G-20 summit in Hamburg, Germany: “Everyone here is talking about why John Podesta refused to give the DNC server to the FBI and the CIA. Disgraceful!”

DNC-Bernie-Sanders-Delegate-Protest-Joel-Pollak-Breibart

Was DNC Hack an Inside Job After All?

Pending further evidence, the idea that the DNC hack was an inside job is still just a conspiracy theory — but no crazier than the idea that Russia colluded with Donald Trump, for which no evidence has emerged.

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is seen on the television at the Republican National Committee (RNC) before a news conference about the GOP's success on Election Night, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016 in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Russians Also Tried to Hack Republican National Committee, and Failed

The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday that, according to anonymous U.S. officials (who are still driving the entire “election hacking” story with unsubstantiated leaks, on a daily basis), Russian hackers tried to hit the Republican National Committee as well as the Democrats, but were foiled by superior RNC security.

cyber threats

Obama Administration Prepares for Cyber-War Retaliation Against Russia

NBC News reports that the Obama administration is very serious about its allegations that Russia has been attempting to interfere with the U.S. presidential election — serious enough to have the CIA draw up battle plans for a cyber-war counterattack.