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How China Hacks American Companies And Steals Corporate Secrets

Here's an infographic from the WSJ and it perfectly walks you through one of the most popular hacking methodologies. Chinese hackers have been notorious for stealing corporate secrets and invaluable trade information to sell to their government and around the world.

Some refer to it as a form of "Phishing." Take a look, this actually happened to Alcoa: