Growing Tensions between Google and China

January 20, 2010

Recently code was leaked that allowed people to easily hack into Gmail accounts for people using IE 6. Although it is an older version of Internet Explorer, it is still present on old PC’s and people’s work computers. Google said that it was hit by the cyber attacks from China and most of them involved accessing Gmail accounts of Chinese Human Rights activists.

This has prompted Google to threaten to leave China. To read the entire article, click here.