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Pentagon: Chinese government waging cyberattacks
Associated Press ^ | May 6, 2013 2:08 PM EDT | Lolita C. Baldor

Posted on 05/06/2013 4:05:16 PM PDT by Olog-hai

The Pentagon for the first time used its annual report on China to directly assert that Beijing’s government and military have conducted computer-based attacks against the U.S., including efforts to steal information from federal agencies.

In a new report on the Chinese military, the Defense Department goes a small step further than it has gone in the past, when it said that cyber-attacks originated in China and may be linked to Beijing’s use of civilian experts in clandestine attacks against American companies. But over the past year, U.S. government officials and private cyber-security experts have increasingly stepped up accusations that the Chinese government is directly involved in cyber espionage against the U.S. …

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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; Government; News/Current Events; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: china; cyberattacks; liberalagenda; redchina

1 posted on 05/06/2013 4:05:16 PM PDT by Olog-hai
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And they just stole EVERYTHING that QinetiQ (U.K.) ever had —ALL their technical stuff. Everything.


2 posted on 05/06/2013 4:06:35 PM PDT by gaijin
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</Hildabeast>What difference does it make?</Hildabeast>
3 posted on 05/06/2013 4:46:38 PM PDT by MrBambaLaMamba (Socialism is death)
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