WASHINGTON, 30 Nov â€” RIA Novosti. The acting head of the Ministry of internal security of the United States Elaine Duke praised “coming from Russia and China cyber threat” on 8 points on a 10-point scale.
“On a scale of 1 to 10 I would say probably 7 or 8,” she said, speaking at a hearing in the house of representatives of the Congress of the United States.
She noted that cyber attacks on critical infrastructure of the USA caused “great concern”.
US intelligence agencies had previously accused Russia of trying to influence American elections, which won the Donald trump. Russia has repeatedly denied the allegations, press Secretary of Russian President Dmitry Peskov called them “completely unfounded”. To investigate “relationships trump of Russia”, which refutes the White house and the Kremlin, was appointed the special Prosecutor. Two investigating committees on intelligence of the Senate and house of representatives of the United States.