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A Chinese hacking group breached a telecom to monitor targets' texts, phone metadata

by Shannon Vavra • 2 weeks ago

The timing of the attack coincides roughly with the pro-democracy demonstrations in Hong Kong.

BlackBerry Cylance: More and more APT groups are relying on mobile malware to track dissidents

by Shannon Vavra • 3 weeks ago

What has been used to track political dissidents inside certain countries is now being used on targets abroad, according to Cylance.

Trump administration looks to throttle Chinese surveillance companies’ business with U.S.

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

The U.S. Commerce Department added eight Chinese companies to its Entity List, citing human rights abuses and surveillance against Muslim minorities.

'Indiscriminate' iOS hacking was relatively limited, Apple says. Try telling that to the Uighur population.

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

Apple's iPhone and the operating system it relies on have enjoyed a reputation for having relatively strong security.

Researchers uncover malicious sites targeting China's Uighur population

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

Volexity suggested the campaign could be connected to Google's iOS findings.

Hackers linked to Chinese government used mobile malware to spy on ethnic minority

by Chris Bing • 2 years ago

Lookout researchers say a hacking group likely linked to the Chinese government is conducting targeted surveillance against an ethnic minority known as the Uighurs.

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