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Report: Chinese Government Hackers Behind Dozens Of Attacks On U.S. Companies

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China's army is behind a prolific group of hackers who've attacked dozens of American companies and government agencies. That's according to a detailed report released Tuesday by Mandiant, a computer security firm. Melissa Block talks with Mandiant CEO Kevin Mandia.
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