FBI investigating cyberattacks against Democratic rival of Rep. Dana Rohrabacher
1 month ago - By Think Progress
Over the past year, FBI agents have been investigating a series of cyberattacks against a Democratic rival of Rep. Dana Rohrabacher , one of the most ardent supporters of Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Republican Party.
The cyberattacks, first reported by Rolling Stone , were targeted against Dr. Hans Keirstead, who fell just 125 votes short of advancing out of the California Democratic primary in June. The attacks began with spear-phishing attempt - a deceitful way of getting the recipient to hand over a password - which was the same method used against John Podesta, Hillary...
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