artek - 7:53 pm on Mar 28, 2010 (gmt 0)
Let’s not be too optimistic. His conviction will not change much, it is just tip of the iceberg:
A CITY in eastern China has been identified as the world capital of cyber-espionage by an American internet security company.
The firm traced 12 billion emails in a study which showed that a higher number of “targeted attacks” on computers come from China than previously thought.
Researchers for Symantec found almost 30% of “malicious” emails were sent from China and that 21.3% came from the city of Shaoxing alone. They were able to identify key targets for the hackers as experts in Asian defence policy and human rights activists, strongly suggesting state involvement.
Original article here [technology.timesonline.co.uk]