Did You Know...

   

CBS statement: Forensic analysis shows Sharyl Attkisson’s computer was compromised on multiple occasions

Share
By Doug Powers  •  June 14, 2013 11:53 AM

**Written by Doug Powers

Last month, CBS News reporter Sharyl Attkisson, who has done lots of digging on stories such as Benghazi and Fast & Furious, became suspicious that her work and personal computers were being compromised.

That suspicion has been confirmed:

“A cyber security firm hired by CBS News has determined through forensic analysis that Sharyl Attkisson’s computer was accessed by an unauthorized, external, unknown party on multiple occasions late in 2012. Evidence suggests this party performed all access remotely using Attkisson’s accounts. While no malicious code was found, forensic analysis revealed an intruder had executed commands that appeared to involve search and exfiltration of data.

This party also used sophisticated methods to remove all possible indications of unauthorized activity, and alter system times to cause further confusion.

CBS News is taking steps to identify the responsible party and their method of access.”

Jim Geraghty speculates, by way of Twitchy:

**Written by Doug Powers

Twitter @ThePowersThatBe

blog comments powered by Disqus
~ For the latest breaking news, be sure to join Michelle's Email List:
Posted in: Media

The dumbest thing you’ll read all weekend that’s not about Joe Biden

October 3, 2014 05:14 PM by Doug Powers

mercy

“May God have mercy on your soul.”

Fanboy of scare monger Al Gore accuses conservative of scare mongering about Ebola

October 2, 2014 09:31 PM by Doug Powers

colmestantaros

But cow flatulence could spell the end of civilization

Obama on 60 Minutes: US responding militarily with few global partners part of ‘how we roll’

September 29, 2014 07:56 AM by Doug Powers

obamaweights

Who ya gonna call?

There Will Be Blood II: Al Jazeera counter-sues Al Gore in struggle over Big Oil money

September 19, 2014 04:37 PM by Doug Powers

gore

Plus: “Ye hypocrites!”

Exclusive pictures and video of Obama’s arrival and departure from Stonehenge

September 5, 2014 01:55 PM by Doug Powers

obamastonehenge

Wonder of the world. The rock things are neat, too.


Categories: Barack Obama, Media

Follow me on Twitter Follow me on Facebook