Georgia Secretary of State Says 10 Cyberattacks Traced to DHS – Calls for Investigation

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The Georgia Secretary of State accused the Obama DHS of conducting 10 different cyber attacks on the state networks.

Secretary of State Brian Kemp called for an investigation on the DHS attacks.

WSB TV reported:


The Georgia Secretary of State’s Office now confirms 10 separate cyberattacks on its network were all traced back to U.S. Department of Homeland Security addresses.

In an exclusive interview, a visibly frustrated Secretary of State Brian Kemp confirmed the attacks of different levels on his agency’s network over the last 10 months. He says they all traced back to DHS internet provider addresses.

“We’re being told something that they think they have it figured out, yet nobody’s really showed us how this happened,” Kemp said. “We need to know.”

Kemp told Channel 2’s Aaron Diamant his office’s cybersecurity vendor discovered the additional so-called vulnerability scans to his network’s firewall after a massive mid-November cyberattack triggered an internal investigation.

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