Google, NSA Will Partner To Stop Hacking And Cyber Attacks

04/05/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Ellen Nakashima The Washington Post

The world's largest Internet search company and the world's most powerful electronic surveillance organization are teaming up in the name of cybersecurity.

Under an agreement that is still being finalized, the National Security Agency would help Google analyze a major corporate espionage attack that the firm said originated in China and targeted its computer networks, according to cybersecurity experts familiar with the matter. The objective is to better defend Google -- and its users -- from future attack.

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