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DHS official: No nation-state ‘cyber events’ seen interfering with elections

November 07, 2018 |
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The Department of Homeland Security had not received any “reported cyber events” aimed at interfering in the midterm elections from state and local officials by late Tuesday night, with a DHS official saying the department will maintain an “enhanced posture” to respond to any potential threats over the next few weeks.

The DHS official said that participation by states in DHS’s National Situational Awareness Room “peaked out” at 45 states during voting, an increase from the 20 states the official...

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