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Cybersecurity review board's report to flag Microsoft flaws in China hack: WaPo

Published 04/02/2024, 05:09 PM
Updated 04/02/2024, 05:09 PM
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Investing.com -- Microsoft is set for scrutiny as the Cyber Safety Review Board is expected to issue a scathing report blaming the tech giant for inadequate cybersecurity safety measures that led to a major Chinese hack in the U.S. government last year, the Washington Post reported Tuesday.  

 
Chinese state-linked hackers breached Microsoft's email platform last year, stealing some 60,000 emails from U.S. State Department accounts.
 
The Cyber Safety Review Board, a panel of US government and private experts, was tasked with investigating the causes of the hack.
 
Microsoft didn't immediately respond to Investing.com's request for comment.
 
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) was flat in afterhours trading.
 
 
 

 

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