Swiss authorities have searched multiple premises in relation to an investigation into allegations that hackers - presumably working for Israel - had targeted venues which hosted international negotiations on Iran's nuclear program, Attorney General Michael Lauber said on Wednesday.
"We have an open investigation into political espionage in Switzerland," Lauber told a news conference.His office was analyzing data acquired during the searches, he said. An aide said the premises searched were hotels.
Russian computer security company Kaspersky Lab said earlier this month a computer virus used by Israeli intelligence had been used to hack into hotels used to host talks between Iran and six world powers.Jpost.com staff contributed to this story.
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