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Chinese Hackers Suspected in Cyber Attack on Council on Foreign Relations

With all the indictments, big wigs hiding in hospitals, head injuries.. thought you just might like to see the list of CFR MEMBERS..
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Pin it on the Chinese why not?

December 28, 2012 / D.Collins

Chinese Hackers Suspected in Cyber Attack on Council on Foreign Relations - Advanced cyberespionage attack employed 'drive-by' method on CFR website

BY: Bill Gertz
December 27, 2012 10:11 pm

Computer hackers traced to China carried out an advanced cyberespionage attack against one of America's most elite foreign policy web groups - the website of the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR).

According to private computer-security forensic specialists, the hacking incident involved a relatively new type of ploy called a "drive-by" website cyber attack that was detected around 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday....

The specialists, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said the attack involved penetrating the computer server that operates the New York City- based CFR's website and then using the pirated computer system to attack CFR members and others who visited or "drove by" the site.



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