February 14, 2013

Chinese Hacker's Identity Unmasked

Lawrence & Riley, Bloomberg Businessweek

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Joe Stewart’s day starts at 6:30 a.m. in Myrtle Beach, S.C., with a peanut butter sandwich, a sugar-free Red Bull, and 50,000 or so pieces of malware waiting in his e-mail in-box. Stewart, 42, is the director of malware research at Dell SecureWorks, a unit of Dell (DELL), and he spends his days hunting for Internet spies.

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TAGGED: Cyber Attacks, China


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