hack
Sep 2017

Accountability.

“If you don’t have a plan in place, you will find different ways to screw it up.”

“This is a little like Three Mile Island.”

Trump admin: Dump it ASAP.

Also: We’ll protect you … if you give up your right to sue.

“…names, Social Security numbers, birth dates, addresses and, in some instances, driver’s license numbers.”

Aug 2017

The word eventually leaks out…

Jun 2017

“Russian hackers were behind the intrusion first reported by the Qatari government two weeks ago”

May 2017

Ransomware attack hits computers in 99 countries

John Sexton May 12, 2017 8:41 PM

“When people ask what keeps you up at night, it’s this.”

If it was real it was stupidly done

Apr 2017

“…the reach of known operations during the US election of 2016 was statistically very small compared to overall engagement on political issues.”

Mar 2017

A Washington, D.C. cell network has been hacked

John Sexton Mar 16, 2017 10:01 PM

“A sensor located close to the White House and another over near the Pentagon have been part of those that have seen this tracking.”

DOJ indicts Russian spies, hackers in Yahoo breach

John Sexton Mar 15, 2017 6:01 PM

“the agency that is supposed to investigate computer intrusions in Russia is itself engaged in hacking…”

Jan 2017

Did the FBI ask for access to the servers?

“You don’t do that stuff secretly.”

McCain: “Everyone should be alarmed.”

Hmmm: FBI, CIA never examined DNC servers?

Ed Morrissey Jan 05, 2017 10:01 AM

Reuters: Intel discovered smoking gun after the election?

Never mind!

Dec 2016

Obama as ‘defender against Russia’ is a farce

John Sexton Dec 30, 2016 1:31 PM

“Obama is flat out of time to remedy his eight-years of failure to contain Russia.”

“The administration is still finalizing the details…”

“This is an attack against our country.”

Senate Homeland chair: CIA denied me a briefing too

Ed Morrissey Dec 16, 2016 10:41 AM

You know what would have been nice? A counter-disinformation team.

WSJ: Russians tried hacking the RNC — but failed

Ed Morrissey Dec 16, 2016 8:41 AM

“Thin reed” getting thinner.

“I’m not putting another f***ing dime in until someone tells me what just happened.”

“Administration officials were sure Trump would lose in November…”

One prominent elector is still conspicuously missing.

“I do not see any benefit in opening further investigations…”

“Democratic lawmakers in the room, again and again, tried to pin the FBI official down…”

Oct 2016

“Nobody is impressed.”

“…the hackers forgot to set two of their Bitly accounts to ‘private.'”

Reciprocity.

“Please don’t share or tell anyone I did this.”

Podesta: Why do you think I’ve launched Catholic progressive groups?

“…he will consider a response that is proportional.”

Assange: Our next leak targets Google, not Hillary

Ed Morrissey Oct 04, 2016 2:01 PM

“There has been a lot of misquoting of me …”

Sep 2016

Can you hear me now?

Aug 2016

“This is the only appropriate and patriotic way to respond to this Russian attack on our democracy.”

“This certainly should be concerning to the common American voter.”

FBI investigating hack of NY Times

John Sexton Aug 23, 2016 7:21 PM

“Investigators so far believe that Russian intelligence is likely behind the attacks…”

“…the cell phone numbers and private e-mail addresses of nearly every Democratic member of the House of Representatives.”

“…lawmakers were unable to tell the targets about the hacking because the information was so secret.”