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Russia tried to hack US voting systems for months: report

15:19 EDT 5 Jun 2017 | Yahoo News

Russia tried to hack US voting systems for months: reportA top secret National Security Agency document shows that hackers from Russian military intelligence tried repeatedly to break into US voting systems before last year's presidential election, The Intercept reported Monday. The online news outlet said the NSA report depicted a hacking operation tied closely to Moscow's GRU intelligence directorate that targeted private US companies providing voter registration services and equipment to local governments around the country. The NSA did not conclude whether the hackers had any effect on the outcome, The Intercept said.


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