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SNS Subscriber Edition Volume 16, Issue 9 Week of March 4, 2013



What Mandiant Brings




In This Issue




What Mandiant Brings


Basic Discoveries and Announcements

China: Not Just Another

Global Player

China's National Policy of IP Theft

A Brief History of Chinese

IP Theft Practices

The Tsunami Question

What Has Changed: Then vs. Now


Coordinated Action


Quotes of the Week



Hitachi/Western Digital Goes Nano

Currency Wars III


Takeout Window

Mandiant Proves China's Role in Nation-Sponsored IP Theft




In Case You Missed It...

Members Making News


Upcoming SNS Events

& Media Links


In Other House News...


New Members' Welcome

How to Subscribe

May I Share This Newsletter?

About SNS

About the Publisher

Where's Mark?


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What Mandiant Brings


Last week, while our team was meeting with the top intelligence and cyber officials of the UK, the Mandiant Corporation released a report that changed the global balance of power, and, hopefully, the future of the global economy.  Needless to say, it was on top of mind for everyone in the intelligence world, and, by all reports, had the same effect on the crowds at the annual RSA Conference in San Francisco.


In that report, available here -  





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