Hacking for the Chinese Military Sounds Like a Crappy Job

Unit 61398 Center Building 208 Datong, via Mandiant report.
Photo: 2013 city8.com

"I really don't get what those old guys are thinking in the beginning. They should at least take us young people into consideration. How can passionate young people like us handle a prison-like environment like this?" — A Chinese hacker identified by the Los Angeles Times only as Wang, who blogged about the "low pay, drudgery and social isolation" that came with his work for a Chinese military hacking unit in Shanghai.