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Report on Russian hacking relied on human sources, technical collection: U.S. spy chief | Reuters

Report on Russian hacking relied on human sources, technical collection: U.S. spy chief | Reuters

Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said on Tuesday the U.S. intelligence community’s report concluding that Russia orchestrated hacks during the 2016 presidential campaign was based on a mix of human sources, collection of technical data and open-source information.

Clapper, speaking before the Senate Intelligence Committee, said much of the report is classified due to a need to protect sensitive sources and methods.

In an assessment released last week…

Source: Report on Russian hacking relied on human sources, technical collection: U.S. spy chief | Reuters