2019 FBINAA hacking incident

Jacob Silverman filed this request with the Federal Bureau of Investigation of the United States of America.
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From: Jacob Silverman

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

All information, including reports, emails, and memos, about the 2019 hack of three FBI National Academy Associates websites, as described in this press release:


More information can be found in this TechCrunch article: https://techcrunch.com/2019/04/12/police-data-hack/

I am also interested in any documents or communications regarding the company Netsential, who I believe was the developer of the affected websites.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Jacob Silverman

From: Federal Bureau of Investigation

There are eFOIA files available for you to download.

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  • 09/24/2020