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China's Military Behind 2017 Equifax Breach: DoJ
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2/13/2020 | 12:55:57 PM
The breach was authorized by China

"The US Department of Justice (DoJ) has charged four members of China's People Liberation Army with the massive May 2017 breach of information-broker Equifax, making it purportedly the largest theft of sensitive personal information attributed to a state-sponsored group to date." - Quote from Article

 The Republic of China authorized this hack, they wanted to know if and when individuals from the US were entering their space that was part of the US government. This would give them a heads up as to who they need to watch. The four individuals were taking orders from their COs (Commanding Officers).

So this is not just the 4 mentioned, they were involved as a tiger team but it won't end there.

T

 


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