Hillary Clinton’s IT technician reportedly asked users on Reddit and other tech forums how to strip “VERY VIP” email addresses from a private email server, and his full name was linked to his username on aBetrayal at Krondor fan site.
The technician, Paul Combetta of Platte River Networks, had invoked his Fifth Amendment rights at a Sept. 13 House hearing on Clinton’s missing State Dept. emails.
“Hello all, I may be facing a very interesting situation where I need to strip out a VIP’s (VERY VIP) email address from a bunch of archived emails that I have both in a live Exchange mailbox, as well as a PST file,” he reportedly asked on Reddit under the username stonetear. “Basically, they don’t want the VIP’s email address exposed to anyone, and want to be able to either strip out or replace the email address in the to/from fields in all the emails we want to send out.”
Stonetear made a similar request on an Microsoft Exchange server help forum: