January 15, 2010

Google reports China-based attack, says pullout possible

By Jeanne Meserve and Mike M. Ahlers, CNN
January 13, 2010 2:34 p.m. EST

Google reported Tuesday an alleged attack on its corporate infrastructure last month originating in China.
 WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Google said Tuesday the company and at least 20 others were victims of a "highly sophisticated and targeted attack" originating in China in mid-December, evidently to gain access to the e-mail accounts of Chinese human rights activists.
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