posted on Jan, 31 2013 @ 04:09 AM
Over the course of the last 4 months there was suspicious acitivity on the NYT's computernetworks which was finally determined to be coming from
It all seems to have started when the Times reported about Chinas premier Wen Jiabao being a billionaire. Shortly after that the computer of a
Times-reporter in Singapore got compromised via email following a massive attack on all of the Times' computers.
Chinese officials deny any association with the attack as “Chinese laws prohibit any action including hacking that damages Internet security.”
More than 40 different malwares were detected, most of them used in similar ways in attacks on other US-American industries.