Friday, March 7, 2008

Chinese Hacker Xiao Chen Says No Site Is Safe

A recent article on CNN has sparked interested in this Chinese hacker named Xiao Chen, who claimed he has hacked into the Pentagon--see article here:

Also here:

And here:

The articles withheld the specifics (such as name and location/address) of Xiao Chen's website, but a search on Google shows that it might be one of these BBS sites:

(Note that the term "hacker" sounds like "dark visitor" in Chinese--that is why the term dark visitor is used to designate a hacker in Chinese (also the term "hack" sounds like dark/black(out) in Chinese--thus the corresponding slang.)