Hacked Indian memo making Apple and BlackBerry claims likely to be fake

Documents posted online by hackers that claim to reveal that Apple, Nokia and BlackBerry maker RIM gave the Indian government a "back door" to their systems appear to have been faked.

Sources within the three companies and with the online security company Symantec have also pointed to inconsistencies and incorrect information in the documents, posted online, that suggests that they did not originate, as was claimed, from India's directorate general of military intelligence.

Furthermore, the letterhead on the memo comes from a military intelligence unit not involved in surveillance.

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