Wednesday, November 12, 2014

BREACH: US weather systems hacked by Chinese: Report via OSINT-X Newswires

The Washington Post is saying China hackers have breached a U.S. weather network, with CNBC's Eamon Javers.

This story is developing. Please check back for further updates.

Chinese hackers allegedly broke into U.S. weather systems in September, The Washington Post reported.

Federal cybersecurity forces had to seal off sensitive data on disaster planning and more in response to the hack, officials told the Post. The report indicated that officials did not acknowledge the attack until October, when the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said it was undergoing "unscheduled maintenance."

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