The Daily Caller News Foundation recently uncovered an investigation into the suspicious activities of four brothers and their relatives who worked for House Democrats, several as IT professionals. The brothers and other family members worked in various government positions and were fired over possible involvement in criminal and/or espionage activities that included a breach of House security systems.
It turns out that at least one brother also possessed the password to an iPad that had access to some or all of the leaked DNC data.
The lead suspect, Imran Awan, possessed the password to an iPad belonging to Debbie Wasserman-Schultz, the then-Chair of the DNC. It was at the same time the DNC – the Democrat National Committee – was breached.
The Wasserman iPad mixed data from the DNC, the campaign and the House.
Imran and a number of his family members worked for the House Democrats and are accused of hijacking highly sensitive data from the computers and transferring the material to a third, outside server.
Interim DNC Chair Donna Brazile originally claimed the leaked emails were fabricated, then she said the Russians did it. Imagine if Democrats knew other key Democrats accidentally allowed the data to be breached through negligence? The Russia excuse takes on a special appeal.
The DNC wouldn’t allow the FBI to look through their computers when the breach became known[…]