WASHINGTON – State-sponsored hackers from China have been targeting U.S. critical infrastructure, cybersecurity officials from around the world, includi…(blah, blah, blah b.s.cOUGH*).
“The Canadian Centre for Cyber Security joins its international partners in sharing this newly identified threat and accompanying mitigation measures with critical infrastructure sectors,” agency head Sami Khoury said in a statement.
“The interconnected nature of our infrastructures and economies highlights the importance of working together with our allies to identify and share real-time threat information.”
Other agencies taking part in Wednesday’s announcement included the U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, the FBI and cybersecurity agencies in Australia, New Zealand and the U.K.
“For years, China has conducted operations worldwide to steal intellectual property and sensitive data from critical infrastructure organizations around the globe,” said CISA director Jen Easterly.” – this is the same woman who considers the thoughts of every American to be critical infrastructure, thus necessary to “benevolently” censor.
“(Wednesday’s) advisory, put out in conjunction with our U.S. and international partners, reflects how China is using highly sophisticated means to target our nation’s critical infrastructure.”