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Vatican said to be hacked from China just weeks before embarking on talks with Beijing
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Vatican said to be hacked from China just weeks before embarking on talks with Beijing

The revelations are certain to anger the Vatican as its relationship with the Chinese government has been enormously delicate, especially over China’s crackdown on Hong Kong

DoT urges government portals, websites to conduct security audit, says China cyberattacks are increasing: Report
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DoT urges government portals, websites to conduct security audit, says China cyberattacks are increasing: Report

Reportedly, ever since the India-China clash and India banning Chinese apps, there have been up to 10,000 cyberattacks per day.

US accuses two Chinese nationals of hacking spree targeting COVID-19 data, defense secrets
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US accuses two Chinese nationals of hacking spree targeting COVID-19 data, defense secrets

US authorities said the Chinese nationals participated in a multiyear cyber espionage campaign that stole weapons designs, drug information and software source code

US indicts two Chinese hackers for targeting companies in a dozen countries
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US indicts two Chinese hackers for targeting companies in a dozen countries

US officials believe Chinese government-linked hackers be behind the data theft from Marriott hotel.

Chinese state sponsored hackers behind network security breach at IBM and HPE: Report
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Chinese state sponsored hackers behind network security breach at IBM and HPE: Report

The attacks were part of a Chinese campaign known as Cloudhopper, which the United States and Britain on Thursday said infected technology service providers

Marriott data breach linked back to Chinese state sponsored hackers: Report
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Marriott data breach linked back to Chinese state sponsored hackers: Report

If investigators confirm that China was behind the attack, that could complicate already tense relations between Washington and Beijing

Hackers don't need hardware trojans to hack SuperMicro motherboards: Report
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Hackers don't need hardware trojans to hack SuperMicro motherboards: Report

Experts have pointed out that SuperMicro motherboards already have many inherent security flaws.

Cyber attack using microchips is the latest tactic for state-sponsored Chinese hackers
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Cyber attack using microchips is the latest tactic for state-sponsored Chinese hackers

The report states that the People's Liberation Army of China has been developing an ingenious way of hacking into US establishments using hardware trojans

Chinese hackers have breached satellite, defence companies in the US: Symantec
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Chinese hackers have breached satellite, defence companies in the US: Symantec

Symantec described its findings to Reuters ahead of planned public release. It said the hackers had been removed from infected systems.

Bangladesh Bank hackers 'possibly Chinese,' says Philippines senator
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Bangladesh Bank hackers 'possibly Chinese,' says Philippines senator

Chinese hackers were possibly behind one of the world's biggest cyber heists, the theft of $81 million from the Bangladesh central bank, a senator in the Philippines said on Tuesday, while a Manila bank manager involved in the case said she was a pawn of senior bankers and unnamed tycoons.

Chinese hackers behind US ransomware attacks, claim security firms
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Chinese hackers behind US ransomware attacks, claim security firms

Hackers using tactics and tools previously associated with Chinese government-supported computer network intrusions have joined the booming cyber crime industry of ransomware, four security firms that investigated attacks on U.S. companies said.

Game piracy may be at an end, says 3DM; announces suspension of activities
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Game piracy may be at an end, says 3DM; announces suspension of activities

3DM announces the suspension of all single-player game hacking activity in 2016 and declares that games will be impossible to crack in two years time.

US considering sanctions over Chinese cyber theft: Report
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US considering sanctions over Chinese cyber theft: Report

The White House is considering applying sanctions against companies and individuals in China it believes have benefited from Chinese hacking of U.S. trade secrets, the Washington Post reported on Sunday.

US thinking of applying sanctions against those involved in the Chinese hacking episode: Report
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US thinking of applying sanctions against those involved in the Chinese hacking episode: Report

The White House is considering applying sanctions against companies and individuals in China it believes have benefited from Chinese hacking of U.S. trade secrets, the Washington Post reported on Sunday.

Suspected Chinese hackers are targeting Indian organisations for intelligence data
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Suspected Chinese hackers are targeting Indian organisations for intelligence data

Cyber criminals, suspected to be based in China, are targeting organisations in India with the "key strategic goal of collecting intelligence", cyber security firm FireEye today said.

Deep Panda is the hacking group behind US data breach, says cyber security firm
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Deep Panda is the hacking group behind US data breach, says cyber security firm

Myers' account of a months-long battle with the group illustrates the challenges governments and companies face in defending against hackers that researchers believe are linked to the Chinese government - a charge Beijing denies.

US employee data breach tied to Chinese intelligence, say sources
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US employee data breach tied to Chinese intelligence, say sources

The Chinese hacking group suspected of stealing sensitive information about millions of current and former U.S. government employees has a different mission and organizational structure than the military hackers who have been accused of other U.S. data breaches, according to people familiar with the matter.

Chinese hackers have gained access to sensitive US defence and intelligence information: Report
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Chinese hackers have gained access to sensitive US defence and intelligence information: Report

China-linked hackers appear to have gained access to sensitive background information submitted by U.S. intelligence and military personnel for security clearances that could potentially expose them to blackmail, the Associated Press reported on Friday.

China asked to investigate reports against its alleged attack on US websites
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China asked to investigate reports against its alleged attack on US websites

The United States said on Friday it has asked Beijing to investigate reports that China interfered with Internet content hosted outside the country and used it to attack U.S. websites.

Suspected Chinese hacker group targets Southeast Asia, India: Report
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Suspected Chinese hacker group targets Southeast Asia, India: Report

Hackers, most likely from China, have been spying on governments and businesses in Southeast Asia and India uninterrupted for a decade, researchers at internet security company FireEye Inc said.