In the Kremlin commented on the reports about the readiness of the “military hackers” of the US to the hacking of the Russian system: the press Secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov said that security is provided at the proper level.
“Measures to ensure cybersecurity and information security are taken at the level corresponding to the current time, as well as the threats voiced in our address at the official level, representatives of other States”, – quotes the press-Secretary of TASS.
Informed the American TV channel NBC News, citing security sources and documents reported that “military hackers” penetrated into the Russian infrastructure, including the “management system of the Kremlin.” Sources claimed that the decision to attack is made, but this penetration creates conditions for it. The United States to use cyber weapons “in the unlikely event if we encounter a significant attack.”
Earlier, the Ministry of homeland security and the Director of national intelligence has accused Russia of deliberate attempts to influence the outcome of elections in the United States through cyber attacks.
The U.S. presidential election will be held on 8 November. For a post in the White house fighting Hillary Clinton and Donald trump, whom opponents have accused of excessive sympathy for Russia.