Republican campaign emails hacked months before election


Republican campaign emails hacked months before electionHackers used National Republican Congressional Committee credentials to access a "small number" of email accounts at the organization, which is also known as the NRCC, said the person, who was not authorized to discuss details of the attack. NRCC spokesman Ian Prior confirmed the group was the victim of a cyberattack by an unknown party, but disputed that stolen passwords were used. "Upon learning of the intrusion, the NRCC immediately launched an internal investigation and notified the FBI, which is now investigating the matter," Prior said.