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    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)
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    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.

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