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CyberSpace — China arrested Hackers at U.S. Government Request

CyberSpace — China arrested Hackers at U.S. Government Request

October 09, 2015Swati Khandelwal
For the very first time in history, China has arrested hackers within its borders at the request of the United States government. ...
Lenovo Caught (3rd Time) Pre-Installing Spyware on its Laptops

Lenovo Caught (3rd Time) Pre-Installing Spyware on its Laptops

September 24, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Lenovo has once again been caught installing spyware on its laptops and workstations without the user's permission or knowledge. ...
Warning! Popular Apple Store Apps Infected with Data-Theft Malware

Warning! Popular Apple Store Apps Infected with Data-Theft Malware

September 21, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Unlike Google Play Store, Apple App Store is well known for not allowing any malformed apps to enter its Apple ecosystem because of its...
China Police Arrest 15,000 Suspects for Alleged Cyber Crimes

China Police Arrest 15,000 Suspects for Alleged Cyber Crimes

September 06, 2015Wang Wei
China Police has arrested nearly 15,000 people on suspicion of cyber crimes as part of an operation dubbed " Cleaning the Internet...
GitHub Again Hit by DDoS Cyberattack

GitHub Again Hit by DDoS Cyberattack

August 26, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Github – the popular code sharing website used by programmers to collaborate on software development – again became a victim of a distr...
United Airlines Hacked by Sophisticated Hacking Group

United Airlines Hacked by Sophisticated Hacking Group

July 29, 2015Swati Khandelwal
A group of China-backed hackers believed to be responsible for high-profile data breaches, including the U.S. Office of Personnel Manag...
Is China Behind the Massive Data Theft of 4 Million U.S. Officials?

Is China Behind the Massive Data Theft of 4 Million U.S. Officials?

June 06, 2015Swati Khandelwal
The US federal agency has notified its 4 Million current and former government employees that their private data has been compromised ...
The Great... Great... Firewall of China Hijacks Facebook Connect Plugin

The Great... Great... Firewall of China Hijacks Facebook Connect Plugin

April 28, 2015Swati Khandelwal
From past few days, Internet Users in China are dealing with a weird redirection of traffic nationwide while accessing any website that ...
Chinese Hackers Target Air-Gapped Networks in Southeast Asia

Chinese Hackers Target Air-Gapped Networks in Southeast Asia

April 13, 2015Swati Khandelwal
A State-sponsored Cyber Espionage Group -- most likely linked to the Chinese government becomes the first group to target the so-call...
China Using A Powerful 'Great Cannon' Weapon to Censor The Internet

China Using A Powerful 'Great Cannon' Weapon to Censor The Internet

April 11, 2015Swati Khandelwal
China has something very impressive that we are not aware of. The country has a powerful and previously unknown weapon that its governme...
China Finally Admits It Has Army of Hackers

China Finally Admits It Has Army of Hackers

March 19, 2015Mohit Kumar
China finally admits it has special cyber warfare units — and a lot of them. From years China has been suspected by U.S. and many o...
Anthem Data Breach — 6 Things You Need To Know

Anthem Data Breach — 6 Things You Need To Know

February 07, 2015Swati Khandelwal
The Nation’s second largest Health insurer company, Anthem , alerted its customers on Wednesday that hackers had stolen the personal inf...
China Demands Tech Companies to give them Backdoor and Encryption Keys

China Demands Tech Companies to give them Backdoor and Encryption Keys

February 03, 2015Swati Khandelwal
A number of western companies are doing big business in China, but now they may have to pay a huge value for to do so. China has int...
Chinese Spies Stole Australia’s New F-35 Lightning-II fighter Jet Design, Snowden Reveals

Chinese Spies Stole Australia’s New F-35 Lightning-II fighter Jet Design, Snowden Reveals

January 18, 2015Swati Khandelwal
The latest document release by Edward Snowden revealed the industrial-scale cyber-espionage operation of China to learn the secrets of Aust...
'DeathRing' Chinese Malware Found Pre-Installed On Several Smartphones

'DeathRing' Chinese Malware Found Pre-Installed On Several Smartphones

December 06, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Malware authors are trying hard to create malicious software with more innovative ways to infect victims. A new mobile Trojan horse infe...
Suspected Wirelurker iOS Malware Creators Arrested in China

Suspected Wirelurker iOS Malware Creators Arrested in China

November 17, 2014Mohit Kumar
It’s been almost two weeks since the WireLurker malware existence was revealed for the first time, and Chinese authorities have arreste...
Chinese Telecom Routes Russian Domestic Internet Traffic through China

Chinese Telecom Routes Russian Domestic Internet Traffic through China

November 10, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Russian Internet traffic, including the domestic one, has continuously been re-routed outside the country due to routing errors by China...
Chinese Hackers Hacked Into U.S. Defense Contractors 20 Times In Just One Year

Chinese Hackers Hacked Into U.S. Defense Contractors 20 Times In Just One Year

September 18, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Chinese hackers associated with the Chinese government have successfully infiltrated the computer systems of U.S. defense contractors w...
Chinese Government Accused of Intercepting Traffic Between Google and CERNET

Chinese Government Accused of Intercepting Traffic Between Google and CERNET

September 08, 2014Mohit Kumar
So far, we all are well aware of the fact that Chinese have had a past filled with cases of Cyber Crime. China is the world’s largest ex...