Chinese aerospace executive charged with hacking for China

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The Chinese head of a yet-unnamed aviation company has been sentenced to four years in prison for hacking into rival defence contractors in an effort to acquire military defence intelligence. Su Bin, 51, also known as Stephen Subin, admitted to a…

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China likely hacked U.S. banking regulator: congressional report

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The Chinese government likely hacked computers at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation in 2010, 2011 and 2013, according a congressional report on Wednesday that cited an internal investigation by the banking regulator. “Even the former Chairwoman’s computer had been hacked by…

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China says to crackdown on fake news from social media

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans China’s internet regulator will launch a crackdown on the reporting of news gathered from social media, as part of what the government calls a campaign against fake news and the spreading of rumours. In a statement late on Sunday, the Cyberspace…

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China, US hold talks to bridge cybersecurity differences

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Chinese and American officials said Tuesday they’re committed to bridging their differences on cybersecurity and moving to implement recent agreements, as they held talks amid complaints over China-based hacking operations that the U.S. says may have already cost U.S. companies tens…

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China Might Have Gained Access to Indian Govt’s Systems

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Despite Digital India initiative, the focus on providing and increasing national cyber security and promoting safe digital practices have always been at the lowest of the barrel in priorities when it comes to India. The internet is usually the easiest way…

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China faces growing cybersecurity threat

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans There were surging reports of cybersecurity cases last year, according to a report released Wednesday by a non-profit cybersecurity institution in China. There were 126,916 cybersecurity cases in 2015, up 125.9 percent year on year, with 99.6 percent of complaints from…

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U.S. Steel seeking China import ban after alleged hacking

U.S Steel Corp. is asking the U.S. government to ban unfairly traded Chinese steel imports, alleging producers stole the fruits of decades of research in a 2010 hacking attack. If successful, the petition will block carbon and alloy steel produced in China from entering the United States. Most critically, it…

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