(Fox News) - An American high school student and self-proclaimed stoner may have uncovered a huge security breach after hacking the personal email of CIA Director John Brennan.
The AOL email account reportedly included the Social Security numbers and personal info of more than a dozen top U.S. intelligence officials.
The hacker has posted some of the information on Twitter, including Brennan's email contact list.
He recently contacted the NY Post to brag about his exploits, saying he used a tactic called "social engineering," which "involved tricking workers at Verizon into providing Brennan's personal information and duping AOL into resetting his password."
guys please be quiet, CIA don't know about it yet so shhh— cracka (@phphax) October 19, 2015