Russian hackers broke systems of 39 states during presidential election in US

Source : 112 Ukraine

They received the access to the software intended for the holding of the polling at the election’s day
19:11, 13 June 2017

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. 

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