US charges two Iranians in 'vote meddling'

By Mark Hosenball and Sarah N Lynch
Updated November 18 2021 - 7:30pm, first published 7:27pm
An indictment alleges two hackers gained access to a US firm's network to disseminate false claims.

The US has announced criminal charges against two suspected Iranian computer hackers accused of launching a cyber campaign to meddle in the 2020 presidential election while also sanctioning six Iranian officials for their roles in the alleged foreign interference plot.

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