Hackers could also tamper with election registration lists to raise questions, Jones added. Or they could release forged emails that make it appear the election was hacked.
"If I were Vladimir Putin or the kind folks in North Korea, I wouldn't really care who won the election, what I'd want to do is delegitimize the election," he added. "To do that, you don't need to successfully hack it, you just need to create the widespread impression that it has been hacked."
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