Earth Observing Satellites Hacked by China

Several news agencies are reporting that China has hacked two earth observing satellites, Landsat-7 and Terra AM-1. Bloomberg broke the news last week and claimed that the cyber attacks were alleged to occur during four occasions in 2007 and 2008 at a Norwegian ground station according to a congressional report.

Other reports:

-- BBC News
--TPM Idealab
-- The Guardian
-- io9

Published Tuesday, November 1st, 2011

Written by Joe Francica

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