Feedback
Russian hackers broke systems of 39 states during presidential election in US
19:11, 13 June 2017
Russian hackers broke systems of 39 states during presidential election in US

They received the access to the software intended for the holding of the polling at the election’s day

19:11, 13 June 2017

Fotolia.com

The cyber-attacks of Russia on the election system during the presidential elections were more massive than it was expected. According to the latest results of the experts, the evidence of the Russian cyber-attacks was found out in 39 States of America. Bloomberg reported this.

It is defined that the hackers received the access to the software that was intended for the polling at the election’s day.  At least at one State, the access to the database of the companies funding was received.

The scale and the experience of the cyber-attacks so worried the management of the Obama’s administration that they made the unprecedented step and complained to Moscow, using the so-called ‘red phone’ that is the straight urgent communication line between the governance of the countries. 

Related: American media received top-secret report about cyber attacks by Russia’s military intelligence

Related: Ukrainian military to employ own cyber protection unit, - Defense Minister

Related: Klimkin offers EU to add Ukraine to cyber strategy

Related: Microsoft president: Global cyber attack is signal for everyone

Topics:
Система Orphus

If you find an error, highlight the desired text and press Ctrl + Enter, to tell about it

Comments
see more