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Election Database Hacked

Election Database Hacked

AbbyM, Staff reporter

August 30, 2016

The 10-year-old database for the Illinois Board of Elections holds records of up to 15 million people. On Tuesday, August 30th, hackers have gained access, allowing them to see voter’s birthdays, names, sex, addresses, and the last four digits of social security numbers. According to CNN's Ken Menzel,...

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