Of Course It Was Intentional (And Easy-Peazy, Too!)

 Image Credit, Chris C. Demchak and Yuval Shavitt from their paper: China’s Maxim – Leave No Access Point Unexploited: The Hidden Story of China Telecom’s BGP Hijacking

Image Credit, Chris C. Demchak and Yuval Shavitt from their paper: China’s Maxim – Leave No Access Point Unexploited: The Hidden Story of China Telecom’s BGP Hijacking

via Dan Goodin’s, writing (and editing) at Ars Technica, comes his concise prose illustrating the 3rd level of hell that is BGP, plus an intentional espionage-like data gathering operation executing flawlessly for more than a calendar year by the People’s Republic of China (PRC) (The evidence is thin, yet highly indicative of some level of foreknowledge (perhaps even Command and Control) by the Communist Chinese regime)). And, then there’s this
All In All, Certainly A Caper Worth Concerted Investigation…

*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Infosecurity.US authored by Marc Handelman. Read the original post at: https://www.infosecurity.us/blog/2018/11/7/of-course-it-was-intentional-and-easy-peazy-too