U.S. Gov To Crack Down On Chinese Cyberattacks

Days after The New York Times revealed that it has been fighting off highly orchestrated cyberattacks by Chinese hackers, the Obama administration is reportedly considering hasher measures to deter such efforts. “Two former U.S. officials said the administration is preparing a new National Intelligence Estimate that … is expected to detail the cyberthreat … as a growing economic problem,” AP reports. “One official said it also will cite more directly a role by the Chinese government in such espionage.”

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