As industry spends hundreds of millions on cyber security, and Homeland Security is staffed by thousands of experts who are charged with protecting our most valued secrets... and
As we spend untold time and money on our own personal security...
The the truth comes out. The sabotage that China is charged with perpetrating, looks to be nothing more than a simple email, opened by employees.. and which contained a backdoor entry into the computer. The same kind of trick that put "conduit A" on my computer.
US Hacking Victims Fell Prey to Mundane Ruses - ABC News
The hackers are said to have created a fake email account under the misspelled name of a then-Alcoa director and fooled an employee into opening an email attachment called "agenda.zip," billed as the agenda to a 2008 shareholders' meeting. It exposed the company's network. At another time, a hacker allegedly emailed company employees with a link to what appeared to be a report about industry observations, but the link instead installed malicious software that created a back door into the company's network.
... so much for 'security'.