A group of hackers calling themselves REvil, published a piece of dirt on the President of the United States Donald Trump. Forbes writes that information can prevent him from re-elected in November for a second term.
REvil got the data by hacking the database of the law firm from New York, headed by lawyer Allen Grubman thing. On May 13 the American law firm Grubman Shire Meiselas & Sacks reported cyberattacks on its database. According to the company, attackers got to the information on the contracts, under non-disclosure agreements, telephone numbers, email addresses, as well as to private correspondence. In total, they captured the base size to 756 gigabytes. In this case, as evidence of the offense, the hackers posted the terms of the contract Madonna for the tour is the Madame X. they Made the trip and to other celebrities.
Last week, the hackers demanded $ 21 million for these documents. The Grubman thing did not join in the conversation with the hackers, in the hope that the Federal Bureau of investigation klassificeret actions as an act of international terrorism. Later, the lawyer received links to encrypted files and passwords. It is about 169 messages sent by e-mail. They mentioned anyway trump. However, TASS, with the American leader firm of Grubman thing is not connected and not dealing with him.
At the same time, according to Forbes, in the files, nothing incriminating.
In accordance with a law passed in 1845, the US presidential elections are held every four years on the first Tuesday of November. In 2020 elections should be held on 3 November. They can move due to coronavirus. To change the date of elections, will require an act of Congress, approved by a majority of members of the U.S. House of Representatives, which is controlled by Democrats, and the U.S. Senate under Republican control.