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Hacking endangers U.S. agents, cyber sanctions in the works, surveillance court battle continues

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Chinese and Russian spy agencies are using hacked U.S. data to identify American intelligence officers and agents. “At least one clandestine network of American engineers and scientists who provide technical assistance to U.S. undercover operatives and agents overseas has been compromised as a result, according to two U.S. officials,” the Los Angeles Times reports. “Counterintelligence officials say their adversaries combine those immense data files and then employ sophisticated software to try to isolate disparate clues that can be used to identify and track — or worse, blackmail and recruit — U.S. intelligence operatives.” UNPRECEDENTED: The Obama administration is working on a set of economic sanctions against Chinese companies and individuals who have benefited from their government’s hacking activities. As The Post reports, “The U.S. government has not yet decided whether to issue these sanctions, but a final call is expected soon — perhaps even within the next two weeks … Issuing sanctions would represent a significant expansion in the administration’s public response to the rising wave of ­cyber-economic espionage initiated by Chinese hackers, who officials say have stolen everything from nuclear power plant designs to search engine source code to confidential negotiating positions of energy companies.” THE HILL’S NEXT CYBER […]

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Officials Say Russian Hackers May Retaliate for Sanctions

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U.S. authorities and security experts are cautioning that Russian programmers may react to new endorse by assaulting the machine systems of U.S. banks and different organizations. U.S. authorities included in a White House survey of the impacts of further punishments on Russia didn’t react to inquiries regarding whether the study investigates the danger of digital counterattacks. Indeed along these lines, two individuals with information of the audit said it incorporates returning to past grouped activities in which little amounts of machine masters demonstrated they could handicap the U.s. economy in a couple of days. Cyber security pros consider Russian programmers …continue reading

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Despite Sanctions, U.S. Tech Products Available in Iran

Iran’s booming Apple business underscores the limitations of economic sanctions by the United States and other countries. Although U.S. consumer products and computer equipment are banned, enterprising Iranian merchants continue to source them through underground trade routes in the Middle East and beyond. Read the article: Reuters View full post on GigaLaw.com Daily News

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China sanctions against Philippines urged

China should impose "sanctionsâ against the Philippines after the latter offered to allow more US troops on its soil, state media said on Sunday, amid growing tensions over disputed waters in the We …..

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Iran nuclear standoff not swayed by sanctions

Western powers were drawing up plans on January 13, 2012 for tougher sanctions on Iran, despite the reluctance of Russia and Asia to take part, diplomatic pressure having failed to halt Tehran's nuclear drive.

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Lawmakers Want Probe of Huawei Over Iran Sanctions

Six U.S. lawmakers have asked the State Department to investigate whether Chinese telecommunications-equipment maker Huawei Technologies Co. has violated U.S. sanctions on Iran by supplying it with sensitive communications technology that has been used for censorship. The lawmakers called on the department to “expeditiously investigate” whether Huawei violated U.S. sanctions passed by Congress in 2010 by providing technology to government-controlled telecoms that “has been used to restrict the speech of the Iranian people and the free flow of unbiased information in Iran.”

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