Target, Snapchat and Yahoo are just three internationally recognized companies that have been hit by hackers in recent weeks. recently put together a slideshow of maps illustrating where different attacks have occured throughout the world.

“Several hacking incidents have rocked the technology and Internet world recently,” the description accompanying the graphics reads. “In today's modern world, with the prolific use of computers and high-tech softwares, modern-day hacking too has become somewhat of a phenomenon.”

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