Firms warned they may be targets of Trojan spies

Tuesday, 7 June 2005, 11:50 AM EST

UK businesses should take urgent steps to check their systems are secure, police have warned after discovering one of the world's largest industrial espionage and hacking operations.

Senior directors of at least 15 leading businesses in Israel are under investigation for hiring private detective agencies to obtain confidential documents from rivals' computer systems.

By Bill Goodwin at ComputerWeekly.

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