In a story of October 9, Bloomberg tells us about new evidence of Hacked Supermicro Hardware found in US Telecom.
"A major US telecommunications company discovered manipulated hardware from Super Micro Computer Inc. on its network and removed it in August, fresh evidence of manipulating China by critical technology components bound to the United States, according to a security expert working for the telecom company. "
The manipulation mentioned above differs from Bloomberg's previous report. This describes an "implant" in a server's Ethernet connector. The communications company has not been named but the report is based on information from Yossi Appleboum, described as "co-chief executive of Sepio Systems", which suggests that this approach to snooping has been seen in other equipment provided by China, while Bloomberg compares it with manipulations used by NSA.
Comment by The Verge: The thoughtful Chinese Ethernet port used to hack "big American telecom," the Bloomberg report says.
No matter what the truth is in this story, it seems to go