Asked in Cabinet meeting if Russian hackers were still targeting the US and president answered “no”.
He appeared to be trying to squirm out of trouble by saying he misspoke.
Preparations underway for Putin and US president to meet next month for a summit in Europe.
Cisco said that at least 500,000 devices had been hijacked by malicious software dubbed VPNFilter.
But US Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan focuses instead on North Korea nuclear crisis.
Using cyber as part of a wider effort to attack and undermine the international system: May
Turkey and Russia have put aside traditional rivalries and differences on regional issues to forge closer ties.
Says destabilizing Canada would “undermine the cohesion” of the broader NATO alliance.
Fancy Bear hackers exploited US national vulnerability in cybersecurity: poorly protected e-mail.
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May said Russia was weaponizing information and meddling in elections to undermine the international order.
Charges included conspiring to smuggle and illegally export from the US.
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Hackers affiliated with Vladimir Putin’s regime suspected; no direct evidence tying Russia to the attack.
Proposed confidential strategy plan as early as June 2005 to influence US politics, business dealings, news coverage.