Tags john demers
China aims its influence operations at incoming Biden administration, top intel official says
Meanwhile, some 1,000 researchers affiliated with the Chinese military have left the U.S., according to another official.
EU slaps sanctions on GRU leader, Fancy Bear, FBI-wanted hacker over Bundestag attack
It's just the second time the EU has used its cyber sanctions powers.
Justice Department official accuses China of acting as ‘safe haven’ for cybercriminals
It’s an accusation that U.S. government officials and security researchers have more often leveled at Russia.
Takedown of 92 Iran-owned domains includes 4 used for disinformation in US, feds say
The Department of Justice said the four domains targeted at U.S. audiences — newsstand7.com, usjournal.net, usjournal.us and twtoday.net — were seized specifically under the Foreign Agents Registration Act (FARA).
TikTok users 'voluntarily' giving their data to China, Justice official says
John Demers framed the alleged TikTok threat as part of a broader “Chinese [government] appetite for large volumes of sensitive personal data.”
US accuses two Chinese hackers of global hacking campaign, targeting coronavirus vaccine research
The charges from the Department of Justice come amid mounting pressure for governments around the world to mitigate COVID-19.