Why is it “infamous” at @politico when hackers target @TheDemocrats?

WILL IT EVER STOP? — Another day, another leak. The infamous hacker persona Guccifer 2.0 was back at it again on Thursday,posting more alleged Democratic strategy memos from House races around the country. It was the third suspected Russian strike in as many days. On Tuesday, Guccifer 2.0 dropped a humongous file of Democratic National Committee documents, followed hours later by the purported anti-secrecy site DC Leaks posting two years’ worth of Colin Powell’s personal emails. But Thursday’s release didn’t cause nearly the same stir as those two dumps, which drew a strong reaction from the DNC and generated a spate of headlines highlighting numerous unexpectedly crass remarks from Powell’s emails. The latest documents span races in New Hampshire, Ohio, Illinois and North Carolina, and include both summaries of 2014 races, as well as “path to victory” plans for the 2016 election cycle. They were purportedly pilfered during a data breach at the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee that cybersecurity researchers have blamed on Russian intelligence-linked hackers.

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