Tag Archives: Hackers

Hacking causing headaches for Chinese Government

Strategy Page has this article about hacking in China (where, apparently,”it is still cheaper to steal than write your own code”). Unless given a suitable Chinese substitute many more Chinese will take the effort to learn the techniques that enable them to circumvent the Chinese national firewall and content filtering system. China does not want to […]

Companies turn to hired hackers

From the LA Times, W.J. Hennigan writes about defense contrators who are hiring hackers to secure themselves against outlaw hackers and corporate espionage. I found it particularly interesting not because these companies face any particular threats I would be concerned with, but  with this: Lynn A. Dugle, Raytheon Co.’s president of intelligence information systems businesses, […]