Cyber Espionage

Type: Keyphrase
Name: Cyber Espionage
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

'Crouching Yeti' cyber-espionage campaign emerges from hidden 'Energetic Bear'

The campaign's origins, initially dubbed 'Energetic Bear' by security service provider CrowdStrike, can be traced to as far back as the end of 2010.Kaspersky's latest analysis however, reveals that the campaign is still very much alive and targeting new ... [Published CIO IT-Strategie für Manager - 9 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

Canada joins US in openly accusing China of state-sponsored hacking

The Canadian government has accused China of being behind a "cyber intrusion" at the National Research Council of Canada (NRC), the country's main science and technology research body.Few details of the intrusion have emerged so far, and given the highly ... [Published Sophos Anti Virus - 18 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

'Energetic' Bear Under The Microscope

Kaspersky Lab report finds more industries hit by the infamous cyber espionage campaign -- and evidence pointing to French and Swedish-speaking attackers as well as Eastern European ones. ... [Published Dark Reading - All Stories - 13 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

The Sino-American trust deficit

The recently concluded Strategic and Economic Dialogue (S&ED) between the United States and China was a major disappointment. It lacked strategy at a time when both countries face formidable challenges on many fronts. And what passed for dialogue was ... [Published Today Online - 15 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

The Sino-American Trust Deficit

NEW HAVEN – The recently concluded  Strategic and Economic Dialogue  (S&ED) between the United States and China was a major disappointment. It lacked strategy at a time when both countries face formidable challenges on many fronts. And what passed for ... [Published Advisor Perspectives - 19 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Hackers pose threat to U.S. companies, justice official warns

WASHINGTON—A top U.S. Justice Department official warned corporate leaders today that they needed to aggressively confront the dangers posed by hackers trying to swipe their secrets.“The threat is real, it is here, and it is not going away,” John Carlin, ... [Published Toronto Star Online - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

China hacked into National Research Council computers: Canada

(47 mins ago)The Canadian government said "state-sponsored'' cyberattack on National Research Council (NRC) was detected by the nation's cyber espionage agency.The federal government¡¦s chief information officer, Corinne Charette, confirmed Tuesday that ... [Published Hong Kong Standard - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Canadian spy agency says China hacked into National Research Council computers

The federal government says a “state-sponsored” cyberattack on National Research Council was detected by Canada’s cyber espionage outfit. ... [Published Brampton Guardian - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Canada accuses China of hacking into National Research Council

Canada has accused China of hacking into government servers and attempting to steal information.The National Research Council, which handles Canada's research and development efforts on behalf of its government, confirmed Tuesday that its IT infrastructure ... [Published CNET Asia - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

BBC News – Energy firms hacked by ‘cyber-espionage group Dragonfly’

More than 1,000 energy companies in North America and Europe have been compromised in a huge malware attack unearthed by US security firm Symantec.The hackers are thought to be part of an Eastern European collective known as Dragonfly, which has been ... [Published Journal of Law & Cyber Warfare - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 5 reports

Chinese hacking into NRC networks shouldn't be a surprise: experts

By | Canada Politics  –Photo by KACPER PEMPEL - ReutersCyber espionage experts say that we shouldn't be surprised that Chinese state sponsored agencies are hacking into our government computer systems.On Tuesday, Canada's National Research Council confirmed ... [Published Yahoo! Canada - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 8 reports

Microsoft Is Latest U.S. Company Targeted By China In Anti-Monopoly Probe

Chinese officials from the State Administration for Industry & Commerce visited Microsoft offices in Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou and Chengdu yesterday as part of an anti-monopoly investigation, the state-published Shanghai Daily newspaper reported t ... [Published Forbes.com - Jul 29 2014]

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...redefine and extend the campaign towards a broad surveillance function with interests across different sectors," according to a company statement. "Given the nature of the known victims, the main impact is the disclosure of very sensitive information, including trade secrets." But Crouching Yeti is hardly a sophisticated campaign
...that the District Court's decision would not represent the final step in this process," said Brad Smith, Microsoft's top lawyer, in a statement. "We will appeal promptly and continue to advocate that people's email deserves strong privacy protection in the U S and around the world." The controversial case began late last year when the DOJ issued a warrant for emails stored on the company's Outlook.com email service...
...by calling out China as the source of the cyberattack, Canada is helping to continue building the case against China for cyber-espionage in the "court of public opinion”. However, they do run the risk of increased attacks from both nation-states as well as rogue hacking teams by going public. According to him, this is a tricky proposition to point fingers unless you have irrefutable proof."
"The data collected makes strong indications that the actors behind this attack originated from China" it says

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Global Comms Head Scott Sykes Departs Huawei [Published Holmes Report - 7 hours ago]
Canada Finally Names China in Cyber Crimes [Published Epoch Times - 7 hours ago]
'Crouching Yeti' cyber-espionage campaign emerg... [Published CIO IT-Strategie für Manager - 9 hours ago]
How to Use “Honeypots” to Overcome Cybersecurit... [Published Power Magazine - 11 hours ago]
Court Orders Microsoft to Turn Over Data in Ire... [Published eWeek - 12 hours ago]
'Crouching Yeti' cyber-espionage campaign emerg... [Published ARN - 12 hours ago]
'Energetic' Bear Under The Microscope [Published Dark Reading - All Stories - 13 hours ago]
Middle East cyber attacks on the rise [Published Saudi Gazette - 14 hours ago]
The Sino-American trust deficit [Published Today Online - 15 hours ago]
Canada joins US in openly accusing China of sta... [Published Sophos Anti Virus - 18 hours ago]
The Sino-American Trust Deficit [Published Advisor Perspectives - 19 hours ago]
Canada points finger at China in cyber-attack case [Published Paypers - 19 hours ago]
Israeli Iron Dome firms 'hacked' [Published BBC - 20 hours ago]
China will keep spying. Canada must respond wit... [Published Globe and Mail - 21 hours ago]
Hackers’ Blitz – Industrial Espionage Hits Germ... [Published World Industrial Reporter - Jul 31 2014]
Chinese Hacking Barely Mentioned in Ottawa [Published Epoch Times - Jul 31 2014]
Canadian intelligence sweeps often intercept pr... [Published Globe and Mail - Jul 31 2014]
Canada has to pick between China and the US [Published Want China Times - Jul 31 2014]
‘Xiaomi is not spying’ explains Hugo Barra, but... [Published Daily Bhaskar - Jul 31 2014]
Hackers pose threat to U.S. companies, justice ... [Published Toronto Star Online - Jul 30 2014]
Counting the cost of cyber crime [Published FTSE Global Markets - Jul 30 2014]
Hackers to target managed IT services suppliers [Published Microscope - Jul 30 2014]
Commentary: Cyber Deterrence Is Working [Published DefenseNews.com - Jul 30 2014]
The Sino-American Trust Deficit [Published Project Syndicate - Jul 30 2014]
Microsoft Under Scrutiny By The Chinese Governm... [Published Industry Leaders Magazine - Jul 30 2014]
Canadian spy agency says China hacked into Nati... [Published Brampton Guardian - Jul 30 2014]
Canada accuses China of hacking into National R... [Published CNET Asia - Jul 30 2014]
Police Modernization and Counter Terrorism Glob... [Published Digital Journal - Jul 30 2014]
Future of the Romanian Defense Industry Trend, ... [Published MyNewsDesk - Jul 30 2014]
China hacked into National Research Council com... [Published Hong Kong Standard - Jul 30 2014]
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'Energetic' Bear Under The Microscope [Published Dark Reading - All Stories - 13 hours ago]
Kaspersky Lab report finds more industries hit by the infamous cyber espionage campaign -- and evidence pointing to French and Swedish-speaking attackers as well as Eastern European ones. ...
Increased Energy Security and Strengthened Bila... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Jul 29 2014]
This is a Guest Post from Frauke Heidemann and Patrick Renz , CSIS Pacific Forum WSD-Handa Fellows and Graduate Students at Tsinghua University in Beijing. This is the third of a series on US-China strategic energy relations. Previous ones are “ Four ...
Chinese Hackers Comment Crew stole plans of Iro... [Published Security Affairs - Jul 29 2014]
CyberESI firm revealed that Chinese hackers members of the Comment Crew group violated the corporate networks of top Israeli defense companies.Once again a news refers of Chinese hackers , alleged members of the Comment Crew   group, who have ...
Microsoft Corp facing anti-monopoly probe in Ch... [Published Financial Post | Business » FP Tech Desk - Jul 29 2014]
BEIJING — A Chinese regulator said on Tuesday it is conducting an anti-monopoly investigation into Microsoft Corp over its Windows operating system, in the latest in a growing number of competition probes that have unnerved Western firms in China. China’s ...
China Raids Multiple Microsoft Offices, Media D... [Published Zero Hedge - Jul 29 2014]
With Chinese state media calling for "severe punishment" against American tech firms for helping the U.S government to steal secrets and monitor China, Reuters reports that Microsoft offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Chengdu were raided ...
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China denounces U.S. cyber espionage charges [Published Reuters Video: Top News - May 20 2014]
Deal making frenzy grips Wall Street [Published Reuters Video: Top News - May 20 2014]
Deal making frenzy grips Wall Street [Published Reuters Video: Business - May 20 2014]
Deal making frenzy grips Wall Street [Published Reuters Video: Top News - May 19 2014]
Deal making frenzy grips Wall Street [Published Reuters Video: Business - May 19 2014]
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Kaspersky Lab Uncovers "The Mask": One of the M... [Published Financial Services - Feb 11 2014]
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