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(33,643 posts)
1. It is the name of the company that was hacked I believe ... not the name of the hack itself ...
Wed Dec 16, 2020, 12:59 AM
Dec 2020

And we don't yet know for sure what country it was.

That being said ... I rather doubt there's a reason for you to click on the ad.


(34,195 posts)
2. ABC evening news said it was Russia that hacked us
Wed Dec 16, 2020, 01:23 AM
Dec 2020

I think MSNBC and CNN also said that.

One of them said Trump has been complaining about a 'hacked election' but not one word about Russia hacking our government institutions.


(25,816 posts)
4. You're seeing ads because you don't have a star.
Wed Dec 16, 2020, 07:10 AM
Dec 2020

Make a small donation and, voila, no more ads.
The words SolarWinds have been used a bit on DU and the advertising algorithm
recognizes that--thus the ad.


(14,118 posts)
5. I don't have a star but use AdBlocker Ultimate in my Firefox browser and I don't see any ads.
Wed Dec 16, 2020, 08:40 AM
Dec 2020

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