East StratCom disinformation claim:

CIA has learned how to imitate Russian hacking techniques, and thus they can leave “Russian fingerprints” after their operations.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 7. March 2017

Debunk claim:

No credible source confirms this information that has appeared in pro-Kremlin sources only.

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by Centre for European and North Atlantic Affairs (CENAA), Slovakia in Disinformation Review issue 62. The item is located at row number 24 in the report.

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