Russian intelligence agents launched a cyber-attack into a United States voting systems manufacturer weeks before the 2016 presidential election, according to a new report by the Intercept.
The N.S.A. report, which is dated May 5, 2017, says it was Russian military intelligence (the Russian General Staff Main Intelligence Directorate, or G.R.U.) that phished American voting software companies, beginning in late August.
The Department of Justice announced Monday prosecutors charged 25-year-old Reality Leigh Winner of Augusta with mailing copies of classified documents to a reporter. While the document doesn't say the hacking changed any votes, it "raises the possibility that Russian hacking may have breached at least some elements of the voting system, with disconcertingly uncertain results".
The NSA report, dated May 5, says Russian military intelligence attacked a US voting software company and sent spear-phishing emails to more than 100 local election officials at the end of October or beginning of November.
According to reports, the document leaked by victor is the same one cited in an article published Monday by The Intercept.
The FBI and several congressional committees are investigating how Russia interfered in the 2016 presidential election and whether associated of President Donald Trump may have colluded with Russian intelligence operatives during the campaign.
"As we reported in the story, the NSA document was provided to us anonymously".
The report was published just days after Putin denied allegations that the Russian state had meddled in the U.S. election.
USA intelligence officials tellCNN that the information has not changed the January 2017 Intelligence Community Assessment, which found: "Russian intelligence obtained and maintained access to elements of multiple U.S. state or local electoral boards".
But he said last week that "patriotically minded" Russians, whom he compared to artists, might have taken it upon themselves "to fight against those who say bad things about Russia", according to The New York Times, which was present at his news conference with Russian and foreign outlets in St. Petersburg on Thursday.
Authorities said she printed the classified document that was taken on May 9 and later mailed it to a news organization. USA intelligence officials then asked The Intercept to redact certain sections. Court records say the documents were produced on or about May 5 and contained "Top Secret level" information.
"She has no criminal history; it's not as if she's a threat to anyone, " he said.
Investigators thus queried their systems' audit logs, and found that six people had printed out that particular document: the work computers of those six were searched, and only Winner's had evidence she had been in contact with the news website.
Court documents filed in the case do not identify the outlet or describe the type of information leaked. The U.S. Government Agency determined that six individuals printed this reporting. The six individuals had their computers audited, and it revealed that victor was the one who made contact.
Victor remains in jail pending a detention hearing later this week, said the lawyer, adding that he expects the government will seek to keep her behind bars pending trial.
Bert Gagnon, a retired NASA employee from Mechanicsville, Maryland, said he came to Lafayette Square to show support for Trump. Public advocate Tish James welcomed Trump's supporter, who James refers to as "Agent Orange".
With Ryu's streak ended, Stacy Lewis becomes the tour's active leader in consecutive cuts made, with 49, including this event. Michelle Wie climbed up the field to finish in a tie for third place at seven under after shooting a six-birdie 65.
She came closest in 2002 when she was beaten in the final by her younger sister, as she was at both Wimbledon and the U.S. And she faces the No60-ranked Elise Mertens in her next match instead of No24 seed Daria Gavrilova.
But the Conservatives confirmed that interior minister Amber Rudd would represent the party as planned at the BBC hustings. Yesterday a poll from Kantar showed the Tories' lead over Labour had stretched to 10 points.
First of all, me and De La Hoya have been cool for a long time. "That's the bottom line", De La Hoya explained to BoxingScene.com. The date and place might be bogus since Saul Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin are expected to fight on the same day.
In his argument, the judge compared the cow to the national bird, the peacock, and described both the species as "pious". He told CNN-News 18 that he believes his call to have cow killers imprisoned for life has nothing to do with secularism.
She played her typically safe style for much of the match, winding up with 15 fewer unforced errors than No. 8 Kuznetsova. The 26-year-old Martic next faces fifth-seeded Elina Svitolina after the Ukrainian beat Magda Linette 6-4, 7-5.
Saina starts the tie as favourite, given her vast experience of playing in the knockout stages of big tournaments. Both players have met thrice in the past, and the ace Indian shuttler has won all of those matches .
Investigators said Kushner has critical information connected to the probe, but he is not suspected of committing a criminal act. A senior administration official said Kushner was keeping his head down and focusing on work after the foreign trip.
But economists at Moody's Analytics said the soft jobs number in May might omit summer hiring that occurred later in in the month. Energy jobs were particularly in focus Friday following President Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement .
His head wound had been bandaged but blood still soaked his white dress shirt. "It showed me that we won't give up", said Hashimy. The Associated Press reports , "The Afghan interior ministry says 64 people were killed and as many as 320 were wounded".
His best result at the French Open was reaching the semifinals in 2009, just months before he won his Grand Slam title in NY . Following her remarkable form everywhere else in the world she was seeded seventh for this tournament.
But I also know where I have come from, even just 10 days or so ago. "So I like to play chess in my free time". In the women's event, France has three women in the last 16 for the first time in 23 years.
He also said that the militants involved in the act would be given "cash rewards" and warned of more such attacks in coming days. Panic gripped Wuzur and adjoining villages when the firing was followed by a "cordon and search" operation.
The flight crew extinguished the fire, and emergency crews were able to remove the damaged equipment after the plane landed. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly has said the ban might expand to all worldwide flights entering or leaving the US.
What the Climate Alliance ends up doing will determine if the actions taken count as an impermissible interstate compact. In December 2015 in Paris, world leaders signed the first global commitment to fight climate change.
He has also been accused of not reporting his meeting with Putin and income from Russian sources, such as payments from RT. Megyn Kelly's highly-anticipated debut on NBC News landed with a thud on Sunday. "We didn't have any relationship at all".
She choked up towards the end of the song and had to pause and compose herself before singing the last few notes. That in itself was incredibly effective, as he got nearly the entire crowd to sing along to some of his hits.
In times like these, we have to show love and kindness for those in need, and the Manchester One Love is a comfort to us all. We ask the strong city of Manchester and the world to join us in making the statement that hatred and fear will never win.
The showers and storms will then ramp up late Sunday and Monday , courtesy of a storm system diving in from the northwest. Showers start in western New England by dinner time Sunday before spreading eastward through the rest of this evening.
Bernal said it was the result of the simmering tension between House Democrats and Republicans over the SB4 vote. Rinaldi said that he told Nevàrez he would "shoot him in self-defense" if Nevàrez acted on the perceived threat.
It's the French Open . "Nadal, I don't think he's anxious at all about anyone in this tournament, to be fair", he offered. Their match was suspended because of darkness on Tuesday with the 12th-seeded Frenchman trailing 7-5, 6-4, 6-7 (6), 5-4.
The zoo was evacuated as a precaution but officials said the public was never at risk and the tiger did not escape at any point. Tributes have flooded social media for Rosa King , the zookeeper who was killed yesterday by a tiger at Hamerton Zoo.
The site was sold to Russian Federation under former president Nicolas Sarkozy amid criticism from human rights groups. But following talks ill feeling feeling at the press conference came to the surface over issues such as Ukraine .