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Finnish Politicians’ Email Accounts Targeted by Cyber Attack

Finland’s Parliament House in Helsinki.

Finland’s Parliament House in Helsinki.

Photographer: Maija Astikainen/Bloomberg

Finland’s parliament was the target of a cyber attack during the autumn that compromised the security of an unspecified number of politicians’ email accounts, parliament’s information office said Monday.

The cyber attack was detected during an internal technical control, according to a press release.