Hacking

A study of voting in Pennsylvania finds most of a machines used to cast ballots are vulnerable to hacking and should be replaced before the 2020 elections.
Joe DeStio
Joe DeStio
January 29, 2019 - 3:14 pm
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) – A study of voting in Pennsylvania finds most of the machines used to cast ballots are vulnerable to hacking and should be replaced before the 2020 elections. The Blue Ribbon Commission on Pennsylvania’s Election Security recommends replacing the insecure DRE or...
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November 30, 2018 - 9:40 am
The information of as many as 500 million guests at Starwood hotels has been compromised and Marriott said that it's discovered that unauthorized access within its Starwood network has been taking place since 2014.
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October 12, 2018 - 3:43 pm
Facebook says hackers accessed a wide swath of information — ranging from emails and phone numbers to more personal details like sites visited and places checked into — from millions of accounts as part of a security breach the company disclosed two weeks ago.
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 A blue ribbon commission on election security says Pennsylvania is one of the states most vulnerable to voting manipulation and election day technical problems.
Joe DeStio
September 25, 2018 - 4:43 pm
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) – A blue ribbon commission on election security says Pennsylvania is one of the states most vulnerable to voting manipulation and election day technical problems. It’s making a series of interim recommendations to be in place by the 2019 general election. “An...
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July 25, 2018 - 5:14 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Russian hackers who penetrated hundreds of U.S. utilities, manufacturing plants and other facilities last year gained access by using the most conventional of phishing tools, tricking staffers into entering passwords, officials said Wednesday. The Russians targeted mostly the...
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July 13, 2018 - 12:19 pm
By ERIC TUCKER , Associated Press Eds: Minor edits. With AP Photos. WASHINGTON (AP) — Twelve Russian military intelligence officers hacked into the Clinton presidential campaign and Democratic Party, releasing tens of thousands of stolen communications, in a sweeping effort by a foreign government...
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Governor Tom Wolf
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Larry Richert and John Shumway
April 03, 2018 - 9:51 am
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf wants to have new voting machines in counties statewide to protect against voter fraud. Right now, 50 of Pennsylvania's 67 counties use voting machines that leave no paper record of each vote to safeguard against fraud, according to...
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