The plot thickens…
Maybe now CNN and NYT will start to care about email security stories?
Scratch that. Those stories hurt their master’s chances of getting elected.
The FBI is probing a possible cyberbreach of numerous company email accounts belonging to New York Times reporters by Russian government-linked hackers, a law enforcement source close to the investigation told Fox News on Tuesday.
The investigation, which is ongoing, is looking into how and how far the perpetrators infiltrated the Times email accounts in question. It was not exactly known how many New York Times email accounts may have been compromised, according to law enforcement sources.
…In recent months, Fox News has reported that Kremlin aligned hacking groups are believed to have been behind the intrusions of the DNC, DCCC, Clinton presidential campaign, and the Clinton Foundation.
…CNN first reported the breach of reporter email accounts and added that other U.S. news organizations were also targeted. The source speaking to Fox News was unaware of other reporters at different agencies who may have been targeted.
Read more: FoxNews
Will this turn up anything as juicy as the DNC hacks did? Editorial marching orders, perhaps? More examples of stories submitted to Democrats before being posted?
Taking talking points traced back to DNC operatives?
This could get juicy.