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Paul Musgrave comments about Chinese hackers's malicious computer chips

Paul Musgrave, political science, comments in a news story about the possible implications of reports published by Bloomberg that Chinese hackers have planted malicious computer chips in electronic equipment used by top U.S. technology companies. “If the Bloomberg story is right, there’s a covert program that goes beyond normal commercial espionage and threatens the ‘trusted system’ of global commerce,” Musgrave says. Experts have frequently warned that supply chains for electronic components are vulnerable to hacking, but this is the first reported case of it happening. (Motherboard, 10/4/18)

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