Republican Data-Mining Firm Exposed Personal Information for Virtually Every American Voter

Republican Data-Mining Firm Exposed Personal Information for Virtually Every American Voter

Republican Data-Mining Firm Exposed Personal Information for Virtually Every American Voter

THE GOP’S 2016 presidential upset wasn’t surprising just because it put Donald Trump in the White House; it also proved the party had vastly improved its ability to exploit data, including precision ad targeting campaigns on Facebook. Now comes the fallout of all that information hoarding: A California-based security researcher says Republican-linked election databases were inadvertently exposed to the entire internet, sans password, potentially violating the privacy of almost every single registered voter in the United States.

Källa: Republican Data-Mining Firm Exposed Personal Information for Virtually Every American Voter

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