Originally Posted by mmarsh
You know, its a known fact that the PRC does monitor western (so called 'decandent') websites and forums (very often military or political). They do this in order to window dress the fact that the PRC still remains totalitarian, or to subconsciencely push a hidden PRC agenda. Not to get all Tom Clancy on everyone, but I have often wondered how many times we have been snooped by member of the PRC government...
I wouldn't be the least bit surprised. I suspected as much considering how many hacker attacks are launched against the Pentagon and various other sensitive military mainframes on a daily basis, and everytime the US traces it to China, they can't do anything about it.