Trump has publicly downplayed the intelligence agencies’ conclusions and has suggested that it was Ukraine, not Russia, that interfered in the 2016 election. The GRU succeeded in breaching the servers of Burisma Holdings and several subsidiaries and partners, said Oren Falkowitz, Area 1 Security’s chief executive. It was not known what material the GRU gained access to, and if any of it will be released. Phishing is the most common technique used by hackers to gain access to victims’ systems. “We should expect to see more of these reports.”Moscow’s efforts are aimed at undermining our elections, Rosenberger said.
Source: Washington Post January 14, 2020 02:38 UTC