Chinese crackers attack US.gov

Monday, 9 October 2006, 7:38 AM EST

Chinese hackers have launched a sustained attack against the web systems of the US Department of Commerce.

Security experts reckon attacks originating from computer crackers largely located in China's Guangdong province are aimed at extracting sensitive information from targets such as the Commerce Department's technology export office.

At The Register.

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