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Chinese hackers have been hiding in US critical infrastructure for at least the last five years, according to a 50-page report by US officials. The hackers have the opportunity to strike whenever they deem the time is right.
Chinese hackers have been hiding in US critical infrastructure for at least the last five years, CNN reported on Wednesday.
The report will detail hackers' techniques and provide guidance to companies behind critical infrastructure systems on how to find Chinese hackers in their systems. There are no signs in the report that hackers have acted maliciously against US infrastructure yet.
The forthcoming report reveals just how long this has been going on, and how bad a potential cyberattack could be.