News: Might virus writers be hiding in China?

 AP reports that Taiwan has sent a formal letter to rival China asking for help in tracking down computer hackers who allegedly sent a virus to a Taiwanese software company.The letter alleged that on Sept. 2, Taiwan-based Eha Technology Ltd. received e-mail that contained a virus, said the Straits Exchange Foundation, a semiofficial organization that handles Taiwan’s relations with China. The e-mail came from four Web sites registered in the Chinese provinces of Fujian and Hubei, the foundation said. The Web sites were,,,, according to the foundation’s letter.
I haven’t looked at this but I have read that Chinese hackers have been reported to be working on viruses recently. Anyone know any more about this?


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