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Chinese economic espionage is target of new Justice Department initiative

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

“Chinese economic espionage against the United States has been increasing and it has been increasing rapidly,” Attorney General Jeff Sessions said.

Pegasus spyware active in 45 countries, Citizen Lab says

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

An infamous brand of mobile spyware may be operating in 45 countries as part of a sprawling footprint that could enable human rights abuses, according to a new report.

Report: Chinese probed Alaska organizations after trade talks in early 2018

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 months ago

The activity was conducted with infrastructure at Tsinghua University that was previously associated with hacking of geopolitical targets in support of China’s economic development goals, Recorded Future's researchers say.

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

by Ryan Duffy • 4 months ago

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

Stolen U.S. drone documents found for sale on dark web

by Chris Bing • 4 months ago

Analysts with Recorded Future say the stolen drone documents appear to be legitimate, having come from an enlisted captain that's currently stationed at a Nevada-based U.S. Air Force facility.

Chinese hackers breach Cambodian government ahead of country's general election

by Chris Bing • 4 months ago

A Chinese hacking group hacked into multiple Cambodian political or governmental organizations ahead of the July 29 elections, according to FireEye.

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