Chinese authorities denied carrying out a massive hack of key Microsoft servers. (Representational)Wellington:
Chinese authorities denied carrying out a massive hack of key Microsoft servers Tuesday, with the Chinese embassy in New Zealand describing the allegations made by US allies as "totally groundless and irresponsible".
After Wellington joined several capitals in attributing the cyberattack to China, the embassy singled out New Zealand's role and described the allegations as a "malicious smear".
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