Chinese hackers stole confidential 2008 presidential campaign email and documents, say officials

http://www.theverge.com/2013/6/6/4404280/china-hackers-stole-confidential-2008-presidential-campaign-documents

Over the past year, reports have circulated of widespread cyberattacks, based in China, against American corporate, media, and infrastructure targets. Now it’s being learned that cyberespionage efforts extended to the 2008 US presidential election, and appear to have been backed by the Chinese government, according to former Obama national intelligence chief Dennis Blair.

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