Preventing 2020 Campaign Cyberattacks Won’t Be Easy or Cheap

The relative ease with which Russian agents penetrated computers underscores the perilous situation facing campaigns.

  • Published 3 May 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — While candidates were focused on campaigning in 2016, Russians were carrying out a devastating cyber operation that changed the landscape of American politics, with aftershocks continuing well into Donald Trump's presidency. And it all started with the click of a tempting email and a typed-in password. Whether presidential campaigns have learned from the cyberattacks is a critical question ahead as the 2020 election approaches. Preventing the attacks won't be easy or cheap.… Read at AP News