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Clinton's email was probably hacked, say IT specialists

Risks from Clinton's practice of keeping communications on private server may be bigger issue compared to the small amount of classified info found on her system

Mr Comey described, in fairly blistering terms, a set of email practices that left the systems of Mrs Clinton wide open to hackers. She had no full-time cybersecurity professional monitoring her system. She took her BlackBerry everywhere she went.

New York

WHEN FBI director James Comey said on Tuesday that his investigators had no "direct evidence" that Hillary Clinton's email account had been "successfully hacked", both private IT specialists and federal investigators immediately understood his meaning: It very likely had been