Investigators suspect Chinese government authorities were involved as part of “an aggressive spying program relying on information technology and the Internet,”
How Many Other Manufactured Hard Drives Contain Chinese Spy Programmes?
You have to hand it to the Chinese Communists – they sure know how to violate rights, spy and subvert.
That Seagate Maxtor external hard-drive that you purchased to backup all your important files came with a heck of a warranty: it guarantees to secretly send all your passwords and copies of your files to Communist China via the internet!
So far, its only one brand of hard-drive that has been found to contain the secret trojan computer programme, but think about all the hard-drives, cell phones, PDAs and other electronic gizmos you own that contain very personal information and also connect with the internet or telephone networks.
How many of your electronic gadgets were made in Communist China or under Chinese control?
The Communist Chinese are master spies with a long-term political, economic and social agenda.
While our current Barbados Government has been begging for scraps from their ChiCom master’s table, Barbados has also allowed joint police and military “training” programmes with Barbados personnel. And how about all those computers that the Communist Chinese “donated” to our military and around the island?
NOTHING be free, friends.
Computer expert Adrian Kingsley-Hughes warns all readers there is a moral to the Seagate story: “Practice ‘safe sectors’ and scan, or preferably wipe, all drives before bringing them into the ecosystem. Don’t assume that a drive is going to be blank and malware free. Trust no one.” (article here)
Taipei Times – Bureau Warns On Tainted Discs