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FBI, NSC Investigating E-mail Hack

DATA LOSS—U.S.

June 2, 2011

The Washington Post reports that China-based hackers have gained access to the Gmail accounts of U.S. government and military personnel. Google said yesterday that hundreds of accounts have been affected by the phishing attack, giving the hackers access to "vast quantities of e-mail content," the report states. The FBI and White House National Security Council are investigating. (Registration may be required to access this story.)
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