Obama administration indicts Chinese individuals in hacking case

This morning, May 19, 2014, the U.S. Government indicted five Chinese individuals for hacking U.S. company computers. The grand jury indictment came from the Western District of Pennsylvania (WDPA) and was announced this morning by President Obama Attorney General appointee, Eric Holder. No word yet about indictments regarding the U.S. Government’s own computer hacking of the American people and American businesses. The six companies victimized by the hack are Westinghouse Electric Co. (Westinghouse), U.S. subsidiaries of SolarWorld AG (SolarWorld), United States Steel Corp. (U.S. Steel), Allegheny Technologies Inc. (ATI), the United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial and Service Workers International Union (USW) and Alcoa Inc.

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