Telecommunications Co. Investigates New Wrinkle In Hack

Law360, New York (October 18, 2013, 4:33 PM EDT) -- Telecommunications company Belgacom Group said Friday it uncovered a vulnerability in its subsidiary responsible for international carrier services that may have occurred during a recent hack for which U.K. intelligence services faced blame.

In September, security checks by Belgacom experts revealed traces of a digital intrusion into the company’s internal information technology system. The company said it acted to protect the integrity of its IT system and to further reinforce the prevention against possible incidents. In the latest announcement, Belgacom said it discovered irregularities on a...
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