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White House’s unclassified computer network hacked

by AprilSix Proof

Guardian: Official declines to comment on the source of suspicious activity

A White House official this week announced that hackers recently breached the building’s unclassified computer network. It is believed that no information was gathered by the hackers and the situation was dealt with immediately. No details were released on who may have been responsible or when the activity occurred.

Reported in the Guardian this week, the White House official said that “certainly a variety of actors find our networks attractive targets and seek access to sensitive government information. We are still assessing the activity of concern, and we are not in a position to provide any additional details at this time.”

Read the full story from the Guardian: http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2014/oct/29/white-house-computer-network-hacked#start-of-comments