Tags Uighur

White House executive order further restricts investments in Chinese surveillance technology

by Sean Lyngaas • 12 months ago

The Biden administration is taking a similar tack to its predecessor on Chinese technology.

Possible Chinese hackers pose as UN, human rights group to eavesdrop on beleaguered Uyghur population

by Tim Starks • 12 months ago

It's just the newest digital woe for the Turkic-speaking ethnic group.

U.S. intelligence community details destructive cyber capabilities, growing influence threats

by Shannon Vavra • 1 year ago

The Annual Threat Assessment definitively pegs SolarWinds to Russia.

China-based hackers used front companies to hack Uighurs, Facebook says

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

Facebook’s investigators traced the Android developers to Beijing Best United Technology and Dalian 9Rush Technology.

Chinese mobile surveillance of Uighurs more pervasive than previously thought, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

The spying tools have been in use for years.

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

by Shannon Vavra • 3 years ago

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