Chinese Hackers

Over 14 Major US Companies Were Hacked by Chinese Cyber-Attackers

A comprehensive Fox Business report has highlighted how Chinese cyber-attackers stole volumes of intellectual property, security clearance details and other records from more than 14 major US companies in one of the largest-ever corporate espionage efforts. Dubbed 'Cloud Hopper' by the security researchers who first uncovered it in 2016, the hack stretching across at least a dozen...

Chinese Government-Linked Hackers Caught Bypassing 2-Factor Authentication

Dutch cyber-security firm Fox-IT has recently found evidence suggesting a Chinese government-linked hacking group dubbed ‘APT20’ has been bypassing two-factor authentication (2FA) in a recent wave of attacks, ZDNet is reporting. Researchers say the group's primary targets were government entities and managed service providers (MSPs) from fields such as aviation, healthcare, finance, insurance, energy, and gambling....