With a series of major hacks, China builds a database on Americans
China is building massive databases of Americansâ€™ personal information by hacking government agencies and U.S. health-care companies, using a high-tech tactic to achieve an age-old goal of espionage: recruiting spies or gaining more information on an adversary, U.S. officials and analysts say.
Groups of hackers working for the Chinese government have compromised the networks of the Office of Personnel Management, which holds data on millions of current and former federal employees, as well as the health insurance giant Anthem, among other targets, the officials and researchers said.
â€śTheyâ€™re definitely going after quite a bit of personnel information,â€ť said Rich Barger, chief intelligence officer of ThreatConnect, a Northern Virginia cybersecurity firm. â€śWe suspect theyâ€™re using it to understand more about who to target [for espionage], whether electronically or via human Â...
The left is assisting the Chinese to be an established counter part to the Unied States. They ( the left) mourn the day the us/russian Cold War ended and have sought to establish another one by building up the Chinese military complex. Only problem is that China will win and will establish a port of entry into California and Galvinston , tx by way of a successful neutralization of Hawaii, Japan, Tiawan and Vietnam. And move thru their own Panama Canal.
one thing's for sure, when someone gives you money for nothing, they want something in return. If I was the Chinese gov, I would want American land.... and would absolutely love agenda 21.
lets not forget the great failed Copenhagen event where leaders were going to make international agreements on carbon credits (austerity, impoverishing nations), when the third world nations realized their people would be penalized as well, they backed out, praise God for people who represent their own people and not just their own interests..... at that Copenhagen meeting, China was held up as the gold standard for their reproductive policies.. takes one communist to recognize another.