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US confirms climate agency websites hacked


Associated Press - (National) A National Oceanic and Atmospheric Agency spokesman confirmed November 12 that four of its Web sites were compromised by an Internet-sourced attack after staff detected the intrusion and began incident response efforts. The agency performed unscheduled maintenance and all services were fully restored.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:22:27