• Lawmaker: US Senate, staff targeted by state-backed hackers

    1 month ago - By The Seattle Times

    Foreign government hackers continue to target the personal email accounts of U.S. senators and their aides - and the Senate's security office has refused to defend them, a lawmaker says. Sen. Ron Wyden, an Oregon Democrat, said in a Wednesday letter to Senate leaders that his office discovered that “at least one major technology company”...
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  • Lawmaker: US Senate, staff targeted by state-backed hackers

    Lawmaker: US Senate, staff targeted by state-backed hackers

    1 month ago - By My Sanantonio

    Foreign government hackers continue to target the personal email accounts of U.S. senators and their aides - and the Senate's security office has refused to defend them, a lawmaker says.
    Sen. Ron Wyden, an Oregon Democrat, said in a Wednesday letter to Senate leaders that his office discovered that "at least one major technology company" has warned an unspecified number of senators and aides that their personal email accounts were "targeted by foreign government hackers." Similar methods were employed by Russian military agents who leaked the contents of private email inboxes to influence...
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