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    Hackers tapped into Syrian opposition's battle plans

    Date02 Feb 2015
    CategoryHacks/Cracks
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    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    Syrian opposition leaders lost gigabytes of secret communications and battlefield plans to hackers who baited them into downloading malware during flirtatious Skype chats, according to a report released Sunday. Last fall, FireEye stumbled across a server containing the documents and files while researching PDF-based malware, said Laura Galante, manager of threat intelligence at the computer security firm.
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