Russian election hack attempt broader than previously reported | Arkansas Blog

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Russian election hack attempt broader than previously reported

Posted By on Tue, Jun 13, 2017 at 10:29 AM

From Bloomberg:

Russia’s cyberattack on the U.S. electoral system before Donald Trump’s election was far more widespread than has been publicly revealed, including incursions into voter databases and software systems in almost twice as many states as previously reported.
A spokesman for Arkansas Secretary of State Mark Martin, who oversees state election, has said previously that they were sure the Russian incursions hadn't been experienced in Arkansas.

Charles Pierce, for one, raises questions of whether the efforts affected votes.

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