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Hackers claim breach of US Senate website

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A shadowy group of hackers behind a string of recent cyberattacks claimed on Monday to have stolen internal data from the US Senate website.

The hacker group, which goes by the name of “Lulz Security,” published details online at lulzsecurity.com of a file said to have been swiped from Senate.gov.

“This is a small, just-for-kicks release of some internal data from Senate.gov — is this an act of war, gentlemen?” Lulz Security said in a statement.

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