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American Air, Sabre hit by hackers: sources

Both said to have been breached as part of attacks on other US victims; same China-backed group suspected

FACING A CYBER THREAT: American spokesman Casey Norton said the Fort Worth, Texas-based airline is looking into the possibility that hackers entered its systems but hasn't confirmed an intrusion.


A GROUP of China-linked hackers that has mowed through the databanks of major American health insurers and stolen personnel records of US military and intelligence agencies has struck at the heart of the nation's air-travel system, say people familiar with investigations of the