BERLIN, Jan 4 (Reuters) – Hackers have posted private information from a whole bunch of German politicians from main events, together with bank card particulars and cell phone numbers, ARD TV mentioned on Friday.
Politicians from the far-left Linke social gathering have been amongst these affected, a spokesman instructed Reuters.
The info, revealed on a Twitter account, additionally included addresses, private letters and copies of id playing cards, the general public broadcaster mentioned, citing affiliate rbb.
All main German events apart from the far-right AfD are affected. The id of the hackers and their motive weren’t identified, the report mentioned.
“I can affirm that there was an incident,” the Linke social gathering spokesman mentioned, including that Dietmar Bartsch, chief of the social gathering’s group in Germany’s decrease home of parliament, was amongst these affected.