China hunts for the secrets of the X-37

During the past 5 months there are large efforts to obtain information about American jet UAV gallakticheskogo based X-37 method of web hacking. Tracking methods and sources of attacks led to China. Cyber attacks have been carried out against individual civilians, military and municipal officials. Such attacks are often obscured by formal in appearance electric-mail address with an attached file to send out to people in certain military or government organizations. Usually, this electric letters they did not wait. This phenomenon is understandable in the trade as "spear fishing" (or "phishing"), which is a technique of cyber war. It consists of sending certain persons on the first official look electric-mail address with the application, open the example program which secretly installed to send files from the destination computer electric-mail address on computer fisherman. In the past year, an increasing number of military, government and contractor organizations received these official looking letter with an attached power of PDF-documents request urgent attention.

China hunts for the secrets of the X-37

All this takes place one year after the disclosure located in China intelligence group, which is called "Shadow Network". This group of computers hacked into military and civilian personnel engaged in the Indian armed forces. Then they managed to steal a large amount of data.

The study of viruses and a corresponding computer code indicates that the majority of these programs were created by the "China" talking programmers, and all the acts of the team and led the stolen data to servers in China.

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