According to a report, the FBI has uncovered evidence that shows foreign hackers accessing the state election databases in recent weeks.
The FBI has come across evidence that reveals foreign hackers targeting and compromising at least two state election database, in recent weeks.
According to a report in Yahoo News, the FBI has, following the discovery, issued a “flash” alert, warning election officials across the United States. The bureau is urging officials to increase and enhance the state of the cybersecurity infrastructure inherent in the networks and systems used by election authorities.
That warning was issued on August 18, in an alert from the FBI’s Cyber [...]