China Cyber Attack Fallacies | Flashpoints

The proof to support the headline was that Chinese IP addresses were involved. What both Google and Siobhan Gorman, who reported on the story for the Wall Street Journal, failed to disclose was that other countries IP addresses were used as well, including South Korea and the United States. Copies of the spoofed emails, along with the originating IPs, were disclosed back in February on the Contagio blog. Of the six IP addresses used in the military and government employee phishing scheme, two were from Hong Kong, two were from Beijing, one was from Seoul, and one was from New York:

via China Cyber Attack Fallacies | Flashpoints.


About gatoMalo

I am a veteran served on the USS Saratoga. After the military I worked on computers for the last 30 or so years. I worked as a hardware, software, network, email, groupware developer and security dude. I am now an abuelo. I belive in guarding the guards. We are all citizen warriors for our country the 5th battlefield is Cyber Space so here I am. Later, quis custodiet ipsos custodes? View all posts by gatoMalo

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