Guccifer 2.0 Archive

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 the recent compromises of emails from U.S. persons and institutions, including from …

Clinton Foundation denies hack claims by Guccifer 2.0

The hacker who claimed responsibility for the Democratic National Committee email leak in July claims to have breached the Clinton Foundation’s servers and retrieved a number of files potentially damaging to the Democratic Presidental nominee — but the Foundation denies any such breach occurred. The hacker, Guccifer 2.0, posted screenshots and spreadsheets they claimed were from the Foundation’s servers. “Hillary Clinton and her staff don’t …