The Truth Is Their/Your Enemy — Missouri Governor demands prosecution of journalists who reported security flaw in state website’s “HTMLM”

After the St. Louis State Dispatch wrote that a government website was leaking the social security numbers of workers, Missouri Governor Mike Parson demanded that the journalists who reported the security failure be prosecuted as “hackers” for “decoding” the “HTMLM” (sic). The newspaper agreed to hold off publishing any story while the department fixed the…
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