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#1 TheSentinel

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Posted 06 May 2018 - 07:45 PM

Report: Chinese government is behind a decade of hacks on software companies
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Dan Goodin - May 5, 2018 3:30 pm UTC

Researchers said Chinese intelligence officers are behind almost a decade's worth of network intrusions that use advanced malware to penetrate software and gaming companies in the US, Europe, Russia, and elsewhere. The hackers have struck as recently as March in a campaign that used phishing emails in an attempt to access corporate-sensitive Office 365 and Gmail accounts. In the process, they made serious operational security errors that revealed key information about their targets and possible location.

Make up your own mind, reading the full article at:
https://arstechnica....lligence-group/