It's the latest evidence that governments’ use of social media for propaganda efforts have become an everyday reality for much of the world’s population.
Recent protests Hong Kong have been accompanied by surveillance and misinformation campaigns intended to clamp down on the activists.
Researchers tell CyberScoop that the module is being used for espionage: "It's not random."
Want big tech companies and sports leagues to stop giving in to Beijing's demands? Make sure they feel safe from the Chinese cyberthreat, Sen. Ben Sasse says.
Gen. Paul Nakasone says China's information warfare efforts are only meant to help the country exert authoritarian control.
Hackers that appear to be acting in the interest of China’s government have been hijacking and using fake accounts on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube, according to Graphika research.