Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee of the United States Information data leakage
The democratic party of USA has become a target of a data leakage. The exposed information is of a personal nature and included the contact information of its campaign advisers. ElevenPaths’ analysts team reveal the details of this latest case. Download the research!
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee of the United States suffered a security incident when the information of 193 members of the House of Representatives. Another series of documents was also published together with this content, documents that included internal party information and platform access credentials used by members of the campaign. The alleged author of the leak, Guccifer 2.0, published the contents on a wordpress.com blog which was withdrawn the following day.
The exposed information appears to be real because there is a record of a security incident that may have affected the privacy of the House of Representatives’ Democratic minority whip.
Due to the nature of the exposed profiles and the high profile of many of the affected individuals, our intelligence analysts recommends it would also be necessary to perform a diagnosis of all the activity of the leaked accounts. This because the personal character accounts could be used to geolocate the members of these accounts through tracking services with all the security issues this implies.