Guccifer 2.0

  • U.S. officially attributes DNC hack to Russia

    U.S. officially attributes DNC hack to Russia

    The Department of Homeland Security and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence confirmed today what cybersecurity companies have asserted since emails from Democratic National Committee employees leaked online over the summer: State-sponsored Russian hackers are responsible for the breach. “The U.S. Intelligence Community is confident that the Russian government directed… Read More

  • Clinton Foundation denies hack claims by Guccifer 2.0

    Clinton Foundation denies hack claims by Guccifer 2.0

    The hacker who claimed responsibility for the Democratic National Committee email leak claims to have breached the Clinton Foundation’s servers and retrieved a number of files potentially damaging to the Democratic Presidential nominee — but the Foundation denies any such breach occurred. The hacker, Guccifer 2.0, posted screenshots and spreadsheets they claimed were from the… Read More

  • Tech industry lobbyists swept up in Guccifer 2.0 hack

    Tech industry lobbyists swept up in Guccifer 2.0 hack

    Documents published by a hacker using the name “Guccifer 2.0” are shedding light on ties between tech industry lobbyists and Congress. Guccifer 2.0 claims to have stolen the documents from the Democratic National Committee, which announced last week that it was a victim of a breach. The documents leaked by Guccifer 2.0 purportedly include opposition research on GOP… Read More