Secretary of State Mike Pompeo just released an insider bombshell. President Donald Trump is shocked and action may be taken soon.
“This was a very significant effort, and I think it’s the case that now we can say pretty clearly that it was the Russians that engaged in this activity,” said Pompeo, referring to a recent cyberattack on the federal government.
“There was a significant effort to use a piece of third-party software to essentially embed code inside of U.S. government systems, and now it appears systems of private companies and companies and governments across the world as well,” he continued.
Pompeo made these startling remarks during a recent appearance on the “Mark Levin Show,” telling the conservative radio host about the cyberattack that has our entire government on high alert.
If the Russian government has, in fact, committed this atrocity, there must be swift accountability. It is only through a concerted effort that Russian President Vladimir Putin will come clean.
This also shows just how crucial it is for our online networks to be secure. Considerable strides have been in recent years, but it is time for a complete reassessment due to Russia’s alleged role in this digital espionage.
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