China blamed for hack on EU diplomatic communications

John Leonard
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China denies being behind cyber espionage which saw messages intercepted for three years

Private communications between EU diplomats have been monitored by hackers for the past three years, according to security vendor Area 21 which passed more than 1,000 messages to the New York Times...

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