Hacking fears over Clinton server: FBI reveal Hillary was sent ‘phishing’ email with porn links and ‘dark web browser’ was used to access another account | Kelly Mclaughlin – Daily Mail Online

  • An unidentified person accessed an email account on Clinton’s private server from an IP address associated with encryption tool Tor in 2013
  • The incident happened January 5, 2013, a month  before the Democratic presidential nominee left the State Department
  • According to the FBI’s review of the Clinton server logs, the user using three IP addresses that are known to serve as Tor ‘exit nodes’
  • But the owner of the email account, whose name is redacted in the report, said she was ‘not familiar with nor [had] she ever used Tor software’
  • Tor, which was developed with the support of the US government, is an encrypted privacy tool that is used to hide a person’s history 
  • It has been criticized for allowing hackers and criminals to evade law enforcement in the dark web
  • In another incident, top aide Huma Abedin revealed to an unidentified person that Clinton had fears she had been hacked 

An unknown individual used an anonymous web browsing tool often used to access the dark web to get into an email account on the Clinton family server, the FBI revealed on Friday.

Meanwhile, in another incident, top aide Huma Abedin revealed to an unidentified person that Clinton had fears she had been hacked after she received a phishing email.

The FBI disclosed the incidents, in a report on Clinton’s handling of classified information on Friday.

According to the FBI’s review of the Clinton server logs, an unidentified person accessed an email account on January 5, 2013, using three IP addresses that are known to serve as encryption tool Tor ‘exit nodes’.

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