Intel Chairman Rubio says ‘America must retaliate’ after massive cyberattack

WASHINGTON — Florida Republican Sen. Marco Rubio, who leads the Senate Intelligence Committee, vowed that the U.S. will retaliate for a massive, ongoing cyberattack that has compromised private companies and government agencies — including the Energy Department’s National Nuclear Security Administration. On Friday, Rubio tweeted “the methods used to carry out the cyberhack are consistent with Russian cyber operations,” though he stopped short of directly accusing the Russians. “But it’s crucial we have complete certainty about who is behind this,” Rubio said. “We can’t afford to be wrong on at…

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