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Mitsubishi Electric data may have been compromised in cyberattack

Major defense contractor says it suspects Chinese hacker group

Mitsubishi Electric, a key player in Japan's defense and infrastructure industries, detected a major cyberattack last year. (Nikkei montage/Source photo by Keiki Kashiwabara)

TOKYO (Kyodo) -- Mitsubishi Electric Corp. said Monday it has been targeted in a massive cyberattack, and that information regarding government agencies and other business partners may have been compromised.

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