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Hackers targeted city's computers during game

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SAN DIEGO (CBS8) - A new report has surfaced claiming that foreign hackers went after the city of San Diego's computer system during the 2016 All-Star Game. 

According to the Union-Tribune, it happened during the 2016 Major Baseball All-Star game. Hackers targeted the police department's computers, but were unsuccessful. They used so-called "distributed denial of service" attack, which is common on the internet. 

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