Malicious hacking. Whether sanctioned by a court or not,the government may actively break into computers remotely. Agents may access,copy,delete,or even create data in order to suit their needs.
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Can the government hack your phone or computer?
The government can easily hack into your phone and computer in a variety of ways. For instance, a t a recent Senate committee hearing, the CIA (along with several other intelligence agencies) confirmed they have placed every single American鈥檚 email address used in the past 12 months under surveillance.
How did the Treasury Department get hacked?
Hackers got into computers at the U.S. Treasury Department and possibly other federal agencies, touching off a government response involving the National Security Council. Security Council spokesperson John Ullyot said Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020 that the government is aware of reports about the hacks. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, file)
What is malicious hacking and how can you avoid it?
Malicious hacking. Whether sanctioned by a court or not, the government may actively break into computers remotely. Agents may access, copy, delete, or even create data in order to suit their needs.
Can a hacker hack into your computer?
Given enough time and money, an experienced hacker can hack into any system. (There are people attempting to create a system that can鈥檛 be hacked for 100 years.) Surveillance organizations and technology companies have both time and money. That means yes, they could hack into your computer if they were specifically targeting you.