Taiwan suggests China’s Winnti group is behind ransomware attack on state oil company
An attempt to extort CPC, which is responsible for delivering oil products throughout Taiwan, would be a brazen move.
Taiwan’s state-owned energy company suffers ransomware attack
In energy-import-dependent Taiwan, the CPC Corp. is a high-value target.
How China's government used social media against movements in Taiwan, Hong Kong
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.
China making 'rapid progress' on potency of cyber-operations, Pentagon says
“The threat and the challenge is persistent. The Chinese remain very aggressive in their use of cyber,” Assistant Secretary of Defense Randall G. Schriver said during a press briefing on a new report.
ASUS issues patch, downplays scope of APT hack of its supply chain
ASUS's statement contrasted with the findings of researchers who called the hack seemingly “one of the biggest supply-chain incidents ever.”
Chinese hackers tried to spy on U.S. think tanks to steal military strategy documents, CrowdStrike says
CrowdStrike says it has observed China-based actors try to break into the servers of six Western groups in October and November, marking an uptick in attacks originating from China. Researchers say Meyers the nature of the attacks suggests the hackers were looking for information on how the U.S. coordinates with other governments’ militaries.