22 November 2011, 11:15

Another cyber attack on Japan parliament

Another cyber attack on Japan parliament

Japan’s parliament came under a new cyber attack on Tuesday, when malicious emails were found on computers used in the upper house, officials said on Tuesday. They added that at least 700 computers had been hit by a virus, with passwords and other sensitive information possibly compromised.

Japan’s parliament came under a new cyber attack on Tuesday, when malicious emails were found on computers used in the upper house, officials said on Tuesday.

They added that at least 700 computers had been hit by a virus, with passwords and other sensitive information possibly compromised.

The hack is the latest in a series of cyber attacks on the Japanese parliament in the past few months.

(Interfax, Ria Novosti)

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