US Warned of China ‘cyber-spying’


From the “you had to have seen that coming” department. The BBC is reporting that according to a security review council report to congress China is aggressively pursuing “cyber-spying” (here)

China has stepped up computer espionage against the US government and American businesses, according to an influential Washington congressional panel.

In its annual report to Congress, the panel warned that China was gaining increasing access to sensitive information from US computer networks.

It said China was aggressively pursuing cyber-warfare capabilities to gain an advantage over the US in any conflict.

China is stealing vast amounts of data from US computer networks, said Larry Wortzel, Commission chairman