Hackers steal source code from game publisher Electronic Arts

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EA publishes games including the Battlefield, FIFA, Sims and Madden series

Gaming giant Electronic Arts (EA) has fallen victim to a cyber attack from an unidentified group of hackers, who were able to steal some of the source code used in EA's games. EA is known for pu...

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