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    Official confirms U.S. Department of State ‘has been hit by a cyber attack‘
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    An official for the United States Department of State confirmed Saturday afternoon that the agency was breached by a cyber attacker.

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    An official for the United States Department of State confirmed Saturday afternoon that the agency was breached by a cyber attacker, Your Content is learning.

    “The U.S. State Department has been hit by a cyber attack,” an official at the department said at 5:19 p.m. Saturday.

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    Your Content was first to report officials were alerted of a potential cyber breach shortly after 4 p.m. this afternoon.

    “[There is] an official reporting that the U.S. State Department has been hit by a cyber attack,” an individual with direct knowledge of the situation told Your Content.

    Stay with Your Content for updates on the situation as it unfolds.

    This is a developing breaking news story. It will be updated momentarily.

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