Christie Account May Be Part Of Hacking Scandal
A security breach of nearly two dozen celebrity and politicians may involve New Jersey Governor Chris Christie.
WABC TV reports that federal agents are screening information posted online by those whose accounts have been hacked including Christie’s.
Other accounts that have been compromised include those of pro golfer Tiger Woods and first lady Michelle Obama.
Rep. Bob Goodlatte of Virginia, the Republican chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, mentioned the security breach at the beginning of a hearing Wednesday on cybersecurity.
Other senior House lawmaker says the latest leak of celebrities’ financial informatseion is “just the begining of the problem” when it comes to the vulnerability of U.S. computer networks.
The Associated Press contributed to this story.