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Microsoft computers hacked

Microsoft Corp is investigating the hacking of a small number of its computers - a breach which the software giant said was "similar" to security intrusions recently reported by Apple Inc and Facebook.

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Microsoft investigating after computers are hacked

The software giant said there was no evidence customer data had been affected. Credit: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Microsoft has said it is investigating the hacking of a small number of its computers - a breach which it said was "similar" to security intrusions recently reported by Apple Inc and Facebook.

Microsoft Corp, the world's largest software company, said the computers targeted with malware included some in its Mac software business unit, Reuters has reported.

The firm said there was no evidence customer data had been affected.

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