We’ve heard about the US electrical grid being compromised by possible Chinese hackers however the Wall Street Journal is now reporting that the Joint Strike Fighter project has been compromised as well. The report says that several gigabytes worth of data were copied off the network. The data was first encrypted therefore security experts are not sure what was stolen. The lack of security with SCADA systems is one thing but how do you explain this involving a large DOD funded project?
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