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

by Shannon Vavra • 2 years ago

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

DOD, FBI, DHS release info on malware used in Chinese government-led hacking campaigns

by Shannon Vavra • 2 years ago

The release is the first time the government has called out malware thought to be Chinese in origin.

Suspected Chinese hackers targeting Vatican in advance of Beijing negotiations

by Shannon Vavra • 2 years ago

Chinese hackers with suspected linked to China's government have been targeting the Vatican, according to Recorded Future.

US accuses two Chinese hackers of global hacking campaign, targeting coronavirus vaccine research

by Jeff Stone • 2 years ago

The charges from the Department of Justice come amid mounting pressure for governments around the world to mitigate COVID-19.

Chinese banks require clients to use tax programs laced with backdoors, report says

by Shannon Vavra • 2 years ago

A Chinese bank required a company to use a specific kind of tax software for local tax purposes, but the software deployed a backdoor, Trustwave researchers say.

When hacker code collides: A discovered malware sample uses tools from the NSA and a Chinese group

by Shannon Vavra • 2 years ago

ESET researchers found a hacking tool that combines a leaked NSA exploit and a Chinese-linked tool, raising questions about its origins.