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Teen Hacks US Intelligence Again, And This Time It's The Chief's Accounts

The teenager who had broken into the AOL email inbox of CIA Director John Brennan in October last year, has now targetted the US Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, by hacking his personal emails and phone accounts. The teen calls himself Cracka, and claims to be belonging to the group called Crackas with Attitude (CWA). Check out the thing he did-

Via Thehackernews

Teen Hacks US Intelligence Again, And This Time It's The Chief's Accounts

Teen Hacks US Intelligence Again, And This Time It's The Chief's Accounts

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CWA had made headlines in October

CWA had made headlines in October

The group had been in the headlines when they hacked CIA Director's email and accessed several portals and tools used by the US law enforcement agencies.

Top Spy Chief hacked

Top Spy Chief hacked

Cracka told Motherboard about hacking Clapper's home telephone account, internet accounts, personal email accounts, and even his wife's Yahoo email account.

Intrusion confirmed by a spokesperson

Intrusion confirmed by a spokesperson

The spokesperson for the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (DNI) Brian Hale had asserted that he knew about the hacking and that the appropriate authorities were informed about it.

Settings of Clapper's Verizon FiOS account changed

Settings of Clapper's Verizon FiOS account changed

Screenshot of the logs by Cracka

Screenshot of the logs by Cracka

Cracka, to prove their claim, sent the screenshot of Clapper's wife's Yahoo account, allegedly. Their authenticity, however, is not yet confirmed.

How he probably did this

How he probably did this

This attack was done by the use of Social Engineering by researching on his life, or by the use of spoofing on the service providers.

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