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Bureau of Meteorology in Australia was hacked by foreign spies

It is "likely" state-sponsored hackers successfully stole information from Australia's Bureau of Meteorology (BoM), authorities confirmed Wednesday. A report by the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) disclosed new details about an incident in 2015 involving Australia's government weather service. SEE ALSO: It's war: U.S. officially blames Russia for recent hacks In 2015, the Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) detected "suspicious activity" on two computers within the Bureau's network — an incident that was first reported by the ABC.
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