Hackers tried to infiltrate state's voter registration system almost 150,000 times on US election day
Hackers tried to access South Carolina’s voter registration system almost 150,000 times on Election Day alone, a new report from the state’s Election Commission has revealed. The report plays into a larger pattern of attempted hacking in the 2016 election, in which the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) says more than 20 US states were targeted. Intelligence officials believe much of the election meddling was carried out by Russian hackers.
6 June, 2017 Report suggests Russia hackers breached voting software firm WASHINGTON (AP) — Russian hackers attacked at least one U.S. voting software supplier days before last year's presidential election, according to a government intelligence report leaked Monday that suggests election-related hacking penetrated further into U.S. voting systems than […]
6 June, 2017 Kremlin 'resolutely' denies Russia hacked US vote The Kremlin on Tuesday strongly denied a leaked US report that Russian military intelligence hackers tried to infiltrate into US voting systems before last year's presidential election. "Apart from this claim which absolutely does not conform to reali...