Analysts Dismiss ‘Cyber Spy’ Claims

Yesterday, Chinese analysts weighed in on allegations that China is the base of a large cyber spy system. From China Daily: China was accused of using malicious software to infiltrate and take control of almost 1,300 computers...

Scaremongering About China, As Usual – Tim Plate

Commentators and bloggers are responding to the allegations published in The Times that Chinese military hackers are planning a large-scale cyber attack on America, and other recent reports about China. From commentator Tom Plate: Before long, sensible observers will point out that every country tries to hack into the computers of perceived enemies and even […]

China Denies Pentagon Cyber-Raid – BBC News

From BBC News: China has denied reports that its military hacked into the computer network of the US Department of Defense in Washington. A foreign ministry official said the claims “reflected Cold War mentality”. The Financial Times quoted US officials as saying the Chinese army made the attack, which crashed part of a system for […]

Merkel’s China Visit Marred by Hacking Allegations – Spiegel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is visiting China amid allegations that Chinese government computers have been responsible for attacks into computers in Merkel’s office. From Spiegel: German Chancellor Angela Merkel was all smiles after meeting Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao on Monday, praising relations between the two countries as open and constructive. But her visit has been […]

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