Democratic Party Says It Has Thwarted Attempted Hack of Voter Database

Someone is still trying to hack the Democratic National Committee, Sheera Frenkel and Jonathan Martin report:

A cybersecurity researcher from a firm called Lookout contacted the D.N.C. on Tuesday about the attempted intrusion, said two officials briefed on the matter who were not authorized to speak publicly.
The F.B.I. is investigating, according to one of the officials. But the attempted hack, which was described as sophisticated, was not successful, the committee said.


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