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NYT, WSJ Hacks Scrutinized By Security Community
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Andrew Hornback
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2/5/2013 | 6:11:54 AM
re: NYT, WSJ Hacks Scrutinized By Security Community
Now, hold on, wait a minute...

A breach at a media outlet is a "national security matter" - since when? Does the WSJ have access to state secrets or is this simply an over-dramatization (which one certainly wouldn't expect from the WSJ)?

If China is behind this and possibly looking to prosecute sources, are there any American lives in danger? Why hasn't the State Department and CIA been engaged?

One has to wonder about the push behind the sensationalism... smokescreen for something else? Conspiracy theories anyone?

Andrew Hornback
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Drew Conry-Murray
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2/4/2013 | 10:21:22 PM
re: NYT, WSJ Hacks Scrutinized By Security Community
Hmmm. Things might get interesting now that the attackers have gone after a Rupert Murdoch property. He strikes me as the type who likes to punch back.

Drew Conry-Murray
Editor, Network Computing
macker490
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2/4/2013 | 11:58:08 AM
re: NYT, WSJ Hacks Scrutinized By Security Community
yep, we need details. what o/s were they running ? XP ? if they were running XP, oh well. Get over it: the boat sank.


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