Foreign hackers cripple Texas county’s email system with a simple malware attack

Last week, voters and election administrators who emailed Leanne Jackson, the clerk of rural Hamilton County in central Texas, received bureaucratic-looking replies. “Re: official precinct results,” one subject line read. The text supplied passwords for an attached file. But Jackson didn’t send the messages.

Link: Foreign hackers cripple Texas county’s email system with a simple malware attack
via http://www.rawstory.com

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