Hackers said they gained access to classified information, and demanded a ransom in cryptocurrency. The attackers said they gained access to information allegedly proving the involvement of Donald Trump and his administration in the emergence of coronavirus. Hackers accused Donald Trump himself of conspiring with foreign individuals to manipulate during the 2020 presidential election in the United States.
After notification, hackers indicated two addresses of cryptocurrency wallets. One is for those who want to release information, the other is for those who would prefer not to be disclosed.
How to deal with the allegedly obtained data, the attackers promised to solve depending on the amount of funds received for each of the wallets.
Trump headquarters spokesman Tim Murtaugh later said the site was restored.
Recall, on October 19, during an election speech in Arizona, Trump said:
“No one hacks anyone. To be hacked, you need someone with IQ 197, and he also needs to know about 15% of your password. “
After that, information security analyst engineer Viktor Gevers from the Netherlands allegedly hacked into the Twitter account of the US president.
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