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Russian DNC Hack Bombshell: First Witness Appears In Ukraine, Wrote Malware Used By Russian Intelligence

While United States intelligence concluded more than a year ago that the Russian government was behind cyber-hacking into private Democratic National Committee servers in 2016, no actual, human witness to the Russian operation had come forward to verify that claim — until now. According to a detailed and explosive report by The New York Times on Wednesday, a software expert in Ukraine who wrote one of the “malware” — that is, software designed to infiltrate and attack other computers — programs used by a Russian intelligence unit to hack the DNC servers, has turned himself in to authorities there and has already revealed his connections to the Russian hacking attacks.
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