WASHINGTON – U.s. security agencies have evidence that Russia-backed hackers in advance to the elections of 2016 in registration systems for voters in seven states had been burgled. They have, however, never to which statements, reports NBC News.
According to the news channel have anonymous employees said that former president Obama in his last weeks ordered this secret investigation. It was previously known that in Arizona and Illinois was broken into databases containing information about voters is stored.
According to NBC shows it also to Alaska, California, Florida, Texas, and Wisconsin.
The Department of Homeland Security denies the messages. According to a spokesperson, they are “factually incorrect and misleading.”