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Oleg
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Chinese Hackers Hit U.S. Media

WASHINGTON—Chinese hackers believed to have government links have been conducting wide-ranging electronic surveillance of media companies including The Wall Street Journal, apparently to spy on reporters covering China and other issues, people familiar with the incidents said.
»online.wsj.com/article/SB1000142···718.html



siljaline
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• »www.wired.com/threatlevel/2013/0···-hacked/
• »www.google.com/hostednews/ap/art···8a0ZkI_A
• »www.zdnet.com/us-government-deba···0010679/
• »www.computerworld.com/s/article/···_hackers

a few more links against this from an ongoing thread from elsewhere and we're done

• »www.h-online.com/security/news/i···767.html
• »thenextweb.com/insider/2013/01/3···-enough/
• »www.salon.com/2013/01/31/nytimes···mputers/
• »gizmodo.com/5980417
• »www.securityweek.com/new-york-ti···4-months



state
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reply to Oleg

Also related: » New York Times security software fails..



Oleg
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Thanks siljaline and state for the links to the very interesting and informative articles.



siljaline
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You're most welcome, I was actively watching this unfold over much of the end of the week.

Regards !



Oleg
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Now they are going after Twitter accounts »online.wsj.com/article/SB1000142···006.html



siljaline
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»Twitter Accounts Hacked



antdude
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reply to Oleg

"Hack the Planet"! :P



Mike
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On the Slashdot article...

»news.slashdot.org/story/13/02/02···-chinese

"The story also notes that the Post relied on software from Symantec, the same security software that failed to detect intrusions at The New York Times for many months."
--
"If something about the human body disgusts you, complain to the manufacturer" - Lenny Bruce
What this country needs is a good five dollar plasma weapon.



Oleg
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Was Symantec or Norton was ever good at online security measure?
Hm let me think about it...... Hell no!