CIA hacking raises new concerns

US spy agency says no confidential information stolen in the latest incident in string of high-profile attacks.

    The attack on the public website of the CIA has raised concerns about cyber security in Washington.

    The intelligence agency said no confidential information was ever at risk but the incident is the latest in a spate of high-profile attacks on targets such as the IMF, US congress, Citigroup, Sony and Google.

    Al Jazeera's Tom Ackerman reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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