Report: Trump Campaign Targeted By Iran-Linked Hackers


Screengrab of fictitious malicious coding

Screengrab of fictitious malicious coding

A group of hackers linked to Iran are reportedly targeting President Trump's reelection campaign.Microsoft said last week that it saw "significant" cyber activity by the group, which has targeted U.S. government officials and journalists.

Microsoft's blog post didn't identify the election campaign targeted by the hackers, but sources told Reuters the target was Trump's reelection effort.

The director of communications for the Trump campaign said they have no indication that they were targeted.The FBI has declined comment on the report, and the Iranian government has not issued a comment.

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