Intelligence Agencies Brief 2020 Campaigns on Cybersecurity, Espionage Issues

Intelligence Agencies Brief 2020 Campaigns on Cybersecurity, Espionage Issues

Thursday, 23 May 2019 09:03

Intelligence Agencies Brief 2020 Campaigns on Cybersecurity,

Espionage Issues

 

(CNN) The US intelligence community has briefed presidential campaigns on potential cybersecurity and espionage issues they may face ahead of the 2020 election.

 

The briefings, which were unclassified, covered basic cybersecurity hygiene and how to recognize ways that foreign influence operations might try to affect their campaigns. According to a joint statement, the three agencies that administered the briefings -- the FBI, Department of Homeland Security and Office of the Director of National Intelligence -- "discussed best practices for mitigating risks."

 

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