As seeing enormous Chinese Hackers attacks on various oganisations (including Google and Tcs.com), india seems to be prone to Hackers attack as a latest case was noticed at National Security Advisor M.K. Narayanan’s Office.
Google faced some similar suspicious activities and has decided to shut down its operations at Beijing as some of the suspicious activities were from there itself. On December 15th, Narayan claimed that many of the Govt. agencies were attacked by emails, containing malicious attachments seeking information and remote access.
Narayan also pointed that they are working to strengthen their security measures. According to Narayanan,
“This was not the first instance of an attempt to hack into our computers,” he also said that “It is difficult to find the exact source but [China] is the main suspicion. It seems well founded.
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Last days google faced a real hard time from crackers in china. Crackers exploited the loop holes in IE to steal in the account informations for google accounts of human right activists.
Google was not the only one who faced attacks under operation Aurora. Many big companies like Abobe, yahoo, Rackspace hosting, Juniper systems faced such attacks. Total of 20 comanies faced this attack originating from china. Read a New Approach to china where google is claiming such attacks on its official blog. Continue reading