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Hacker Groups

Black Hawk online hacker group shut down; suspects arrested

One of the biggest online hacker organisations on the mainland has been shut down, and three of its leaders arrested, according to the Wuhan Evening News.

Monday, 8 February, 2010, 12:00am

Hacker union denies hit on Google

They are young, gifted and hack - and they want you to know they had nothing to do with the cyber-attacks that prompted Google to announce it was prepared to pull out of China.

They admit some of their brethren waged electronic warfare last week against the Iranian Cyber Army but say members act based on a sense of honour, not instructions from Beijing.

17 Jan 2010 - 12:00am

'Godfather' of hackers fights for Web security

Q: When did you start hacking?

A: Although I studied accounting at university, I became so fascinated about computer programming in my third year that I skipped most of my classes and spent a lot of time at the computer centre, living on two apples and a glass of water a day.

29 May 2005 - 12:00am

Web officials condemn hacker attacks as illegal

The war between Chinese and American hackers that led to the White House Web site being shut down was illegal, Chinese Internet security officials have said.

But they did not indicate whether action would be taken against the mainland hackers involved.

8 May 2001 - 12:00am

US-China 'cyberwar' rates as amateur jest

Hackers and onlookers from both sides of the United States-China 'cyberwar' agree it is generally being waged by amateurs using ready-made programs - called script kiddies - and efforts were more in jest than experts thought.

8 May 2001 - 12:00am

Officials condemn hacker attacks as illegal

The war between Chinese and American hackers that led to the White House Web site being shut down was illegal, Chinese Internet security officials have said.

But they did not indicate whether action would be taken against the mainland hackers involved.

8 May 2001 - 12:00am