It has been reported that the White House is investigating a hacking of the Gmail account of a contract worker who was working on the First Lady’s advance team responsible for logistics. The hacking included emails from February 2015 through July 2016, and included a scan of First Lady Michelle Obama’s passport, including her picture, the passport number, birthday and place of birth. The scan was posted online by, which also posted former Secretary of State Colin Powell’s private emails, and is believed to be tied to Russian intelligence groups.