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Chinese Government Launches Man-in-Middle Attack Against iCloud

Targeting new iPhone users to capture user credentials, monitors find. Continue reading

Chinese Find Number URLs Easier Than Letters

Chinese characters don’t readily work with the English-centric internet. The New Republic’s Chris Beam tells NPR’s Scott Simon that the Chinese use numbers that when pronounced, sound like words. Continue reading

Hong Kong Protesters Flock to Off-Grid Messaging App- 29 September 2014

29 September 2014- The New York Times Hong Kong Protesters Flock to Off-Grid Messaging App

China hacked into Pentagon contractor networks ‘nine times’, US Senate finds- 17 September 2014

17 September 2014- The Guardian China Hacked into Pentagon Contractor Networks ‘Nine Times’, U.S. Senate Finds

Hackers Penetrated Systems of Key Defense Contractors- 18 September 2014

18 September 2014- Help Net Security Hackers penetrated systems of key defense contractors

Chinese Hackers Spied on Investigators of Flight MH370- 21 August 2014

21 August 2014- The Register Chinese hackers spied on investigators of Flight MH370 – report

Community Health Says Data Stolen in Cyber Attack from China-18 August 2014

18 August 2014- Reuters Community Health says data stolen in cyber attack from China

Messages denouncing the “Communist Party Bandits” Parade Across Chinese Televisions in Wenzhou- 1 August 2014

1 August 2014- Foreign Policy Messages denouncing the “Communist Party bandits” parade across Chinese televisions in Wenzhou

Chinese Hackers Extending Reach to Smaller U.S. Agencies, Officials Say- 15 July 2014

15 July 2014- New York Times Chinese Hackers Extending Reach to Smaller U.S. Agencies, Officials Say

Canada Says China Hacked Science Agency Computers- 30 July 2014

30 July 2014- SecurityWeek Canada Says China Hacked Science Agency Computers

Hackers Plundered Israeli Defense Firms that Built ‘Iron Dome’ Missile Defense System- 28 July 2014

28 July 2014- Krebs on Security Hackers Plundered Israeli Defense Firms that Built ‘Iron Dome’ Missile Defense System

Why Are Chinese Cyberspies Targeting US Think Tanks?- 9 July 2014

9 July 2014- the Diplomat Why Are Chinese Cyberspies Targeting US Think Tanks?

Malware Hidden in Chinese Inventory Scanners Targeted Logistics, Shipping Firms- 10 July 2014

10 July 2014- PC World Malware hidden in Chinese inventory scanners targeted logistics, shipping firms

Chinese Cyber Espionage: We Know the Who, How, Why, and Why it Matters–We’re Missing the What to Do- 11 June 2014

11 June 2014- Council on Foreign Relations “Chinese Cyber Espionage: We Know the Who, How, Why, and Why it Matters–We’re Missing the What to Do”

Crowdstrike Report on “Putter Panda”, PLA Unit 61486- 9 June 2014

9 June 2014- Crowdstrike Crowdstrike Report on “Putter Panda”, PLA unit 61486

Report: Chinese Phone Comes Preloaded with Spyware – June 17, 2014

6/17/14 – Associated Press Report: Chinese phone comes preloaded with spyware

Hagel Authorized Release of Cyber Warfare Plans to China – June 11, 2014

6/11/2014 – Flash Critic Hagel authorized release of cyber warfare plans to China

Chinese Wireless Gear in South Korea Telecom Network Boosts Cyber Attack Threat for U.S. Troops- June 10, 2014

6/10/2014 – Flash Critic Chinese wireless gear in South Korea telecom network boosts cyber attack threat for U.S. troops

5 in China Army Face U.S. Charges of Cyberattacks – May 19, 2014

5/19/2014 – New York Times 5 in China Army Face U.S. Charges of Cyberattacks

U.S. Accuses China of Cyber Spying on American Companies – May 19, 2014

5/19/2014 – Reuters U.S. accuses China of cyber spying on American companies