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FireEye signed contract with MoD weeks before cyber attack

Thursday 10 December 2020 | 11:26 CET | News
Cyber security company FireEye signed a contract with the UK's Ministry of Defence (MoD) just weeks before announcing it had been hit by a cyber attack, reports The Telegraph.

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Companies: FireEye
Countries: United Kingdom / World
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