TODAY | February 08, 2013
>> a hacker was able to expose conversations found in the bush family 's e-mail accounts. pete williams has the latest from washington, d.c. pete, good morning.
>> natalie, a spokesman for former president george h.w. bush confirms an investigation has been under way into what appears to be a hacker's intrusion into the e-mail accounts of at least half a dozen people. among the material intercepted, messages from and to both former bush presidents. apparently obtained by getting access to the accounts of three bush family members and two friends of the former presidents. the hacker has obtained a list of family addresses, phone numbers and e-mail addresses, including some of those belonging to both the former presidents along with family pictures. the material intercepted dates from 2009 through last year and federal investigators say they're on the trail of the hacker. e-mail is one of the least secure ways to communicate and it is a very common target of hackers, natalie.
>> absolutely. pete williams in washington,