Tags APT41

Justice Department official accuses China of acting as ‘safe haven’ for cybercriminals

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

It’s an accusation that U.S. government officials and security researchers have more often leveled at Russia.

Five Chinese nationals, two Malaysians charged in connection with global hacking campaign

by Shannon Vavra • 8 months ago

The Justice Department is trying to put alleged Chinese hackers on notice.

Chinese hacking groups are bullying telecoms as 2020 goes on, CrowdStrike says

by Shannon Vavra • 8 months ago

Six hacking groups have focused on the telecommunications sector in the first half of this year, according to new CrowdStrike research.

Chinese hackers hit Citrix, Cisco vulnerabilities in sweeping campaign

by Shannon Vavra • 1 year ago

APT 41 is known for its gaming, telecommunications, healthcare, and education targets — but this blows its past campaigns out of the water.

A Chinese hacking group breached a telecom to monitor targets' texts, phone metadata

by Shannon Vavra • 2 years ago

The timing of the attack coincides roughly with the pro-democracy demonstrations in Hong Kong.

Chinese spies have their sights on cancer research

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

After China’s cancer rate surged in recent years, Chinese authorities went looking for an answer to the problem.