Aug 08 2009
More on the internal problems China is facing with its own hackers:
“Hackers’ activities are now running wild because they have easy access to free online attack tools,” he said.
“Also, a majority of crackers are not aware of the dangers of their pranks.”
Hackers, usually computer-savvy geeks who compromise other users’ computer security systems to gain unauthorized access, are aware of protective technological benchmarks now becoming much more quickly outdated.
“They can easily obtain free attack tools on hacker websites, and launch assaults like guerrillas. But to defend against them demands comprehensive and powerful security systems,” Li said.