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FBI: We found US MILITARY AIRCRAFT INTEL during raid on alleged Chinese hacker

2014/07/14

The Register - (International) A Chinese man was arrested by Canadian authorities at the request of the FBI for working with two other uncharged suspects and allegedly hacking into several defense contractors' networks in the U.S. and Europe in order to steal information on 32 U.S. projects, including the U.S. Lockheed F-22 and F-35 aircraft and Boeing's C-17 cargo plane. Authorities alleged the suspects were able to extract several thousand digital files and attempted to sell the information off to State-owned companies in China.

Source: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2014/07/14/us_military_aircraft_intel_captured_in_alleged_chinese_hacker_raid/

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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