Nebraska State Senator's Email Hacked

By: WOWT Email
By: WOWT Email

Nebraska State Senator Galen Hadley of Kearney became the victim of an email attack. Everyone in his contacts list received this email thanks to a hacker.

The email read [sic]:

"Hello. There is a job offer for you which get you compensated for a period of seven days that will begins or include an indicated day!!! , please reply to this email ( eddycalls@gmail.Com ), if you are interested."

Senator Hadley said the breach in his email happened Tuesday night sometime and he found out Wednesday morning.

He said if you get the email to delete it right away.

He points to Target as an example of how seriously this type of breach should be taken.

He adds he'll be working with it professionals to make sure no more information is compromised.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
WOWT NBC Omaha 3501 Farnam Street Omaha, NE 68131 (402) 346-6666 sixonline@wowt.com
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 241627571 - wowt.com/a?a=241627571