+ Post New Thread
Results 1 to 5 of 5
IT News Thread, China complains of surge of cyber attacks. Everyone else points and laughs. in Other News; Now CHINA complains of surge in cyber-attacks ? The Register China is claiming attacks on public and private organisations from ...
  1. #1


    Join Date
    Dec 2005
    Location
    In the server room, with the lead pipe.
    Posts
    4,715
    Thank Post
    288
    Thanked 789 Times in 616 Posts
    Rep Power
    226

    China complains of surge of cyber attacks. Everyone else points and laughs.

    Now CHINA complains of surge in cyber-attacks ? The Register

    China is claiming attacks on public and private organisations from outside of its borders have rocketed in the past year - from five million computers affected in 2010 to 8.9m in 2011.
    *looks in IDS logs*
    *counts exploit attempts against externally-facing servers by country*
    *isn't surprised when IPs registered in China are at the top of the list*

    (And incidentally yes, the US is pretty high up in the list too)
    Last edited by pete; 20th March 2012 at 06:09 PM.

  2. #2

    glennda's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Sussex
    Posts
    7,821
    Thank Post
    272
    Thanked 1,140 Times in 1,036 Posts
    Rep Power
    351
    I had somebody on Saturday try every IP on the smoothie for SSH from German - i will see if i can pull a report out as its not been live that long!

  3. #3

    Oaktech's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    Bournemouth
    Posts
    3,216
    Thank Post
    943
    Thanked 644 Times in 503 Posts
    Rep Power
    288
    Quote Originally Posted by pete View Post
    Now CHINA complains of surge in cyber-attacks ? The Register



    *looks in IDS logs*
    *counts exploit attempts against externally-facing servers by country*
    *isn't surprised when IPs registered in China are at the top of the list*

    (And incidentally yes, the US is pretty high up in the list too)
    Diddums.

  4. #4

    jinnantonnixx's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    In the Calamatorium.
    Posts
    2,085
    Thank Post
    123
    Thanked 533 Times in 357 Posts
    Blog Entries
    2
    Rep Power
    336
    Phone call for Mr. Kettle - you have Mr Pot on line 4.

  5. #5

    SYNACK's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Posts
    11,271
    Thank Post
    884
    Thanked 2,749 Times in 2,322 Posts
    Blog Entries
    11
    Rep Power
    785
    Those in glass houses, etc...



SHARE:
+ Post New Thread

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 3
    Last Post: 8th March 2010, 04:43 PM
  2. [Pics] In Case Of Nuclear Attack: Advice From City Of Portland, Oregon
    By DaveP in forum Jokes/Interweb Things
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 10th January 2010, 09:06 PM
  3. [Website] remember those point and click adventures of the '90's?
    By StewartKnight in forum Jokes/Interweb Things
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 26th June 2008, 06:46 PM

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •