By Paul Rosenzweig
Tuesday, February 19, 2013AM
army is directly linked to hacking inside the United States. For those who want the unvarnished underlying analysis, the report from Mandiant (full disclosure: I have done a little bit of work for Mandiant as a private consultant) is a stunning read. Entitled “APT1: Exposing One of China’s Espionage Units” the report quite decisively attributes many of the most persistent cyber intrusions in America to Unit 61398, affiliated with the People’s Liberation Army. As I noted earlier, China’s denials of responsibility are now the barest figleaf (the embassy says that Mandiant’s allegations are “unprofessional”) covering their malfeasance.