Google (GOOG) says that unknown hijackers likely based in China have attempted to hack into the...

|By:, SA News Editor

Google (GOOG) says that unknown hijackers likely based in China have attempted to hack into the Gmail accounts of hundreds of users, including senior U.S. government officials, who were tricked into sharing their passwords. The disclosure likely will further complicate relations between the company and China. GOOG -0.3% AH.