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Chinese hackers threaten U.S. election infrastructure: WH adviser

Chinese hackers have targeted US election infrastructure, the White House national security adviser warned Sunday. “They want to see the president lose,” Robert O’Brien told CBS News’ Face The Nation. “China – like Russia, like Iran – they’ve been dealing with cyberattacks and phishing and that sort of thing with …

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More than 1,000 Twitter employees had access to hacked accounts

More than 1,000 Twitter employees had access to tools that allowed hackers to gain access to the accounts of Barack Obama, Bill Gates, Elon Musk and others during a massive security breach last week. The attack, which Twitter said over the weekend was possible when the attackers “manipulated a small …

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Twitter hacking targeted 130 accounts, company says

Hackers attacked around 130 Twitter accounts in their unprecedented attack on some of the platform’s most visible users this week, the company revealed. The attackers were only able to take over a “small subset” of the targeted accounts, including those of Apple, Uber, Kanye West and Elon Musk, which used …

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