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China's hacking against U.S. on the rise: U.S. intelligence official

Dec 11 2018

NEW YORK A senior U.S. intelligence official said on Tuesday that Chinese cyber activity in the United States had risen in recent months, targeting critical infrastructure in what may be attempts to lay the groundwork for future disruptive attacks.

CORRECTED-China's hacking against U.S. on the rise -U.S. intelligence official

Dec 11 2018

NEW YORK, Dec 11 A senior U.S. intelligence official warned on Tuesday that Chinese cyber activity in the United States had risen in recent months, and the targeting of critical infrastructure in such operations suggested an attempt to lay the groundwork for future disruptive attacks.

U.S. to reveal charges against Chinese hackers: sources

Dec 07 2018

Federal prosecutors are expected to unveil criminal charges as soon as next week against hackers linked to Chinese intelligence for allegedly stealing data from U.S. companies, according to people familiar with the matter.

Exclusive: Clues in Marriott hack implicate China - sources

Dec 06 2018

Hackers behind a massive breach at hotel group Marriott International Inc left clues suggesting they were working for a Chinese government intelligence gathering operation, according to sources familiar with the matter.

U.S. Republican campaign emails hacked months before election

Dec 04 2018

WASHINGTON Email accounts for a campaign group supporting Republicans candidates running for the U.S. House of Representatives were hacked before this year's congressional elections, according to a person familiar with the investigation.

Special Report: How Iran spreads disinformation around the world

Nov 30 2018

LONDON/WASHINGTON Website Nile Net Online promises Egyptians "true news" from its offices in the heart of Cairo's Tahrir Square, "to expand the scope of freedom of expression in the Arab world." | Video

Russians impersonating U.S. State Department aide in hacking campaign: researchers

Nov 16 2018

NEW YORK Hackers linked to the Russian government are impersonating U.S. State Department employees in an operation aimed at infecting computers of U.S. government agencies, think tanks and businesses, two cybersecurity firms told Reuters.

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