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Hackers Find China Is Land of Opportunity


Law-enforcement trade show

A booth for a British companys products at a law enforcement trade show in Beijing. Chinese companies there boasted of their ability to hack into and monitor computers and cellphones.

Credit: Gilles Sabrie for The New York Times

Name a target anywhere in China, an official at a state-owned company boasted recently, and his crack staff will break into that person's computer, download the contents of the hard drive, record the keystrokes, and monitor cellphone communications, too.

From The New York Times
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