A Defense Department report says China is involved in cyberattacks against federal computing systems and taking a "disruptive role," along with Russia, in efforts to bring transparency to the global cyberenvironment. "In 2012, numerous computer systems around the world, including those owned by the U.S. government, continued to be targeted for intrusions, some of which appear to be attributable directly to the Chinese government and military," the report states.

Related Summaries