US official: Russian hackers targeted 21 US states during election

By REUTERS
June 21, 2017 17:38
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Russian hackers targeted election systems belonging to 21 US states in last year's presidential election, a US official told Congress on Wednesday.

Jeanatte Manfra, the acting deputy undersecretary of cyber security at the Department of Homeland Security, declined to identify which states had been targeted, citing confidentiality agreements.


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