Hacker claims theft of 1 billion records from Shanghai police

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Security experts have blamed the leak on third-party providers like Alibaba
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Security experts have blamed the leak on third-party providers like Alibaba

China's national data-sharing system proved a weakness in the alleged breach.

A hacker claims to have stolen a billion records containing Chinese citizens' personal information from the Shanghai police department - in what cybersecurity experts are calling the largest data b...

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