Teen hacker says he cracked CIA head's personal email: media

An American high school student hacker reportedly broke into the personal email account of CIA Director John Brennan and called the New York Post to brag about itA teenaged hacker broke into CIA Director John Brennan’s personal email account and swiped sensitive files including a top-secret application for a security clearance, the New York Post reported. If true, the story will be a major embarrassment for Brennan and the Central Intelligence Agency, coming after months of intense national scrutiny of Hillary Clinton for her use of a private email server when she was secretary of state. Stored on Brennan’s private email account were a range of sensitive files including his 47-page application for the security clearance, the hacker told The Post in a story Sunday.

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