A former employee of Cambridge Analytica Christopher Wiley, to disclose information about the collection of personal data of users on the network Facebook, said that a new “cold war” is already on the web.
Speaking at a hearing in the Senate judiciary Committee USA, Wiley announced that the company Cambridge Analytica and its associated firm SCL have the capacity to conduct “offensive operations” in cyberspace, including hacking computer servers and gathering compromising materials on public figures and private individuals, reports “Voice of America”.
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According to him, at least, two of the leaders of the research firm maintain relationships with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Christopher Wylie reported “constant contact” manual Cambridge Analytica with Russia.
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According to him, the company used hired Russian specialists shared collected information with Russian companies, including those associated with the intelligence agencies of the Russian Federation. In internal communications, according to Wylie, was repeatedly discussed questions of employment of former employees of Russian special services.
As previously reported “FACTS”, Christopher Wiley said that a referendum on Brexit took place through manipulation.