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Symantec finds that a 'new' Chinese hacking group has actually been around for a decade
Symantec now says that Thrip is likely another threat group — known Billbug or Lotus Blossom — that has been operating against targets in South Asia for approximately a decade.
Twitter, Facebook scrub coordinated activity targeting Hong Kong demonstrations
Twitter also announced it would no longer accept advertising from state-controlled news media.
Chinese state media bought Twitter ads to spread disinformation about Hong Kong protests
It's hardly the first time Twitter has been used to amplify questionable narratives.
Hong Kong regulators move to tighten cybersecurity rules after hacks cost stockbrokers over $14M
A wave of successful cyberattacks against Hong Kong financial institutions prompted the island's regulator to act.