China to Everybody: Hacks! Hacks? What Hacks?

Even as US authorities are getting pretty damn sure who's behind the high-level hacking attempts from the other month, and that they were launched from the Shanghai Jiaotong University and Lanxiang Vocational School, China's all "Nuh uh, eff you guys."

I mean, that really is the essence of their rebuttal. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Qin Gang said that "Reports that these attacks came from Chinese schools are totally groundless and the accusation of Chinese government involvement is also irresponsible and driven by ulterior motives." And that's that, I'm sure. [The Hill]