Saturday, January 16, 2010

U.S. Plans to Protest to China Over Internet Attack on Google

By Indira A.R. Lakshmanan

The U.S. will issue a formal protest to the Chinese government demanding an explanation for the cyber attack on Google Inc. that the company says originated from China.

“We will be issuing a formal demarche in Beijing,” likely early next week, to express U.S. unease about the incident, State Department spokesman Philip J. Crowley said in Washington yesterday. A demarche is a diplomatic protest… Read more at BusinessWeek / Bloomberg