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All right well the Pentagon is openly blasting China for hacking into US government computer systems prompting a -- mile from the Chinese.
With more on this story -- Mac Elizabeth MacDonald with -- Bottom line here we go again it's the.
-- is if the first explicit statement from the Pentagon that there are things such as China is breaking into US.
Government computers and what are they looking for we're getting information they're looking for satellite technology drone technology and also policy.
And as well as software and here -- is David held me.
He's a top pentagon official overseeing East Asia.
And he's basically is saying yes China is intruding into US government computers here's David helping.
Numerous computer systems around the world including those owned by the United States government continued continued to be targeted for intrusions.
Some of which appear to be attributable directly to PRC government and military organizations.
He's -- So we're talking Lockheed Martin another company can -- Q kinetic Canada it.
-- an IQ rather has been -- for three years that's the report that's out there.
This comes at the president's trying to pivot to East Asia.
But you know let me tell you something there's a 141 companies hearing that -- -- have been -- since 2006.
Apparently at least four networks is uncovered in Shanghai.
Doing the hacking.
I China though is hotly denying hotly denying the Pentagon -- and a report.
Here's -- China is saying -- -- -- calling the Pentagon's analysis of the quote harmful.
They're saying it is unwise and groundless are also saying this is Cold War thinking is zero some mentality.
But I got to say something our companies -- United States are reporting that this is going on.
And it has been going on for a while for at least seven years or more.
And it comes at a time when China is reportedly low balling the dollar amount spent on its military upgrade kind of fourteen billion now my thinking is it is double that -- China's -- And expenditures -- for the military sure -- -- yeah billion dollars it's a fraction of US that they weren't -- -- it's like yeah unwise that's scary that's right.
That means -- being called -- Think they're united thank you very much appreciate it I.
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