Cyber Espionage

But people familiar with the state of negotiations said the president may be overstating how close the two sides are to an agreement. They note Mr. Trump has looked to calm markets, which have gyrated in recent days, in part, because of concern that the trade fight between the U.S. and China could spin out […]

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President Donald Trump rarely addresses religious freedom or human rights, and when it comes to China he focuses mainly on Beijing’s trade practices. | Nicolas Asfouri/AFP/Getty Images Foreign Policy Religious freedom is a growing theme of President Donald… read more at: https://www.politico.com/story/2018/12/30/trump-china-evangelicals-trade-fight-1076488

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As a nation, we always need to be on guard for cyberattacks. They are becoming more and more frequent and dangerous these days. The threat of state-sponsored cyberattacks against the U.S. is a clear indication that cyber warfare will more than likely play a huge role in the next global conflict. That’s why it’s critical […]

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Hackers infiltrated dozens of companies around the world with advanced malicious software that extracted information from their systems, according to McAfee. Research released by the cybersecurity firm on Wednesday showed that the infiltration campaign — called “Operation Sharpshooter” — primarily targeted defense and government organizations. The report identified that, between October and November, the cybercriminals […]

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Senior MPs today called for Britain to ban Chinese tech giant Huawei from working on the 5G mobile internet upgrade amid fears of cyber espionage. Julian Lewis and Bob Seely urged the government to follow its Five Eyes intelligence partners Australia and New Zealand and stop the firm from working on critical infrastructure projects. Huawei is […]

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An unknown hacker or cyber espionage group penetrated the database of a resettlement agency for North Korean defectors and stole personal information for 997 of its clients, according to a statement from the South Korean Unification Ministry on Friday. An anonymous official from the Unification Ministry said they accomplished the heist using malware “planted through emails […]

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TIANJIN, China (Reuters) – China’s Foreign Ministry said on Friday it resolutely opposed “slanderous” accusations from the United States and other allies criticising China for economic espionage, urging Washington to withdraw its accusations. The United States should also withdraw charges against two Chinese citizens, the ministry said, adding that China had never participated in or […]

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Chinese cyberespionage costs U.S. companies an estimated $300 billion annually and comprises the “single greatest threat to U.S. technology,” according to a new report by the Washington, D.C-based think tank Foundation for Defense of Democracies. China is using its vast cyberespionage capabilities to steal intellectual property from U.S. businesses, gain the upper hand in economic […]

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BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s Office for Information Security (BSI) has issued warnings to several German firms named by the United States as possible victims of hacking attacks, a newspaper reported, adding that Chinese activity against German firms had increased. Cyber experts have long warned that Germany – with its high level of technology expertise – […]

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