U.S. authorities close in on Chinese Google hackers

By Jos
Feb 22, 2010
  1. U.S. authorities have reportedly tracked down the hacker who wrote the code behind the attacks on Google and a number of other local companies last month. Serious questions had already been raised about the likelihood of the attacks being in some way sanctioned by the Chinese government, and today's development seems to further back that notion.

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  2. Wendig0

    Wendig0 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,101   +95

    "might put some extra pressure on China to cooperate with the ongoing investigations"

    lol, those pinkos have no intention of really helping in the "ongoing investigations". They're the ones behind the attacks in the first place. My guess, and that's all it is, is that they'll come up with a fallguy, put him in prison to appease the U.S., and 6 months down the road they'll hack us again.
  3. Burty117

    Burty117 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,885   +643

    Agreed, it seems too suspicious to me that they released a story recently about them taking down the biggest hacking website before christmas but only "reporting" now?
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