Google warns Myanmar reporters of 'state-sponsored' attack of Gmail accounts

A number of reporters covering Myanmar were reportedly warned by Google

By , IDG News Service |  Security, gmail, Google

It is not clear who the state-sponsored attacker could be. The journalists received the message "We believe state-sponsored attackers may be attempting to compromise your account or computer", after they logged into their Gmail accounts, the news site said.

A number of countries including the U.S., India, and China are vying for a larger role in Myanmar, where the army is also seen to be resisting the country's move to democratize.

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