US indicts two Chinese hackers for seeking to steal intellectual property and coronavirus vaccine research

clock • 2 min read

The hackers are currently based in China, beyond the reach of US law enforcement agencies

The US Justice Department has indicted two Chinese nationals, accusing them of trying to steal intellectual property and coronavirus vaccine research from firms based in the US and other countries....

To continue reading this article...

Join Computing

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, analysis and opinion from the technology industry
  • Receive important and breaking news in our daily newsletter
  • Be the first to hear about our events and awards programmes
  • Join live member only interviews with IT leaders at the ‘IT Lounge’; your chance to ask your burning tech questions and have them answered
  • Access to the Computing Delta hub providing market intelligence and research
  • Receive our members-only newsletter with exclusive opinion pieces from senior IT Leaders

Join now

 

Already a Computing member?

Login

You may also like
Cloud currency: Travelex leaves legacy behind

Cloud and Infrastructure

From administration to modernisation, with global IT director Hans van der Waal

clock 09 March 2023 • 5 min read
How the retail CIO role has changed for ever: Neil Holden, Halfords CIO

Web

How to unleash new retail strategies in a changing sector

clock 01 February 2023 • 7 min read
Twitter flooded with Chinese spam, obscuring protest news

Social Networking

Users who search for major Chinese cities see spam from accounts that appear to be bots

clock 29 November 2022 • 3 min read
Most read

Sign up to our newsletter

The best news, stories, features and photos from the day in one perfectly formed email.

More on Hacking

Cambridge University hit by DDoS attack

Cambridge University hit by DDoS attack

Anonyous Sudan claims it also hit the University of Manchester

John Leonard
clock 20 February 2024 • 1 min read
Southern Water confirms customer data breach

Southern Water confirms customer data breach

Stems from Black Basta attack last month

clock 14 February 2024 • 2 min read
Cloudflare's estate breached by suspected state-sponsored threat actors

Cloudflare's estate breached by suspected state-sponsored threat actors

The attackers exploited unrotated access token and service account credentials obtained from an Okta breach in October

clock 05 February 2024 • 2 min read