Chinese Hackers Deliver Warning With Attacks On NYT, WSJ

Law360, New York (January 31, 2013, 7:24 PM EST) -- The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal revealed this week that Chinese hackers had infiltrated their computer systems and spied on their reporters in brazen attacks that attorneys say should send a warning to other companies and their employees to watch where they click.

On Wednesday, the New York Times said its investigators suspected that the hackers entered the newspaper's system through an email link that, when clicked by a curious recipient, allowed them to steal passwords for every newspaper employee, according to the report. That...
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