Trump/Russia/Wikileaks: Guccifer 2.0

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The real identity of Guccifer 2.0 is not know.  Guccifer 2.0 is a person or persons who claim responsibility for hacking into the DNC computer network and leaking documents through WikiLeaks.  The US Intelligence Community believes that the genuine leaks were part of the cyber attacks on the DNC that could be traced to Russian intelligence groups.  This conclusion is based on analyses conducted by several private sector cybersecurity individuals and firms.

It is believed that Guccifer 2.0 is a persona that was created by Russian intelligence services as a cover for their interference in the 2016 presidential election. The Russian government denies any involvement in the theft.  Guccifer 2.0 claims to not be working for Russia.  Additionally, Julian Assange claims that Russia was not behind the attack.

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