Tags cyber-espionage

New research highlights Vietnamese group's custom hacking tools

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 days ago

Researchers at Cylance have uncovered remote access tools linked to the infamous Vietnamese hacking group APT32.

Chinese spy extradited to U.S. on economic espionage charges

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

A Chinese intelligence official has been extradited to the U.S. to face charges of economic espionage, the U.S. Department of Justice announced Wednesday.

NSA official: Bloomberg story created a frenzied, fruitless search for supporting evidence

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

A news report claiming a compromise of U.S. companies’ supply chains by Chinese spies has triggered an extensive search for evidence that has so far turned up nothing.

Symantec reveals state-sponsored group that doesn’t care for malware

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

The hacking group, dubbed "Gallmaker," has been going after diplomatic and military targets in a campaign that researchers say is difficult to detect.

Fighting Chinese cyber-espionage could cost U.S. 5G dominance

by Ryan Duffy • 3 months ago

The dilemma presents the latest — and perhaps fiercest — technological showdown between Washington and Beijing to date.

Economic cyber-espionage is here to stay, U.S. counterintelligence report says

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

The report from ODNI's counterintelligence agency also raises concerns about the software supply chain as an attack vector.

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