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Hackers enlist 'zombie army'

A war has erupted between the authorities in the US and a coalition of hackers in retaliation to the US government shutting down file-sharing site Megaupload.

Technology correspondent Rory Cellan-Jones has the details and Graham Cluley, computer security expert at Sophos, analyses the implications.

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