CNN used Bethesda Fallout 4’s screenshot to illustrate Russian Hacking


With a story ran on December 30th 2016, CNN used footage from Bethesda’s open world RPG Fallout 4’s hacking mini-game as B-roll to illustrate reports of hacking activities committed by Russia security hacker. This has been first spotted by Poofylicious on Reddit who put on the screenshot as below.

CNN uses Fallout hacking footage to show how Russians hack. from fo4

The actual video clip on CNN about President Obama proposing sanctions against Russia for its roll in cyberattacks targeting the United States can be found here, with the footage in question playing about a minute in.

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