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Chinese hackers may have attacked U.S. satellites

Jaikumar Vijayan | Oct. 28, 2011
Suspected Chinese hackers interfered with two U.S. satellites on four separate occasions in 2007 and 2008, according to a Bloomberg Businessweek story that cites an upcoiming report by a congressional commission.

In the report, Bronk theorized that China's strategy in any cyberwar will be to degrade and disrupt communications but to not completely disable an opponent's networks. The goal will be to own as much of a network as possible in order to control it when hostilities break out, he said.


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