Made in USA, Remade in China: Part 1: Chinese Cyber Intimidation Spreads Beyond Its Borders

I have a simple way to assess the freedom of the country you’re in. Go to the capital city, stand in a visible public place, and make a speech criticizing the current leadership. If nothing happens besides your getting a few critical remarks from onlookers, you’re in a free country. If, however, you are arrested, … Continue reading Made in USA, Remade in China: Part 1: Chinese Cyber Intimidation Spreads Beyond Its Borders

Businesses, Government Agencies, and Political Dissenters Beware. Chinese Predators May Be Lurking at the Waterhole: Understanding Waterhole Attacks

There are three main reasons for hacking. One is for financial gain, one is for acquiring protected information, and the third is to achieve some political objective. The second reason for hacking, that of acquiring protected information, is often used, at a later time, to achieve financial gain, but its motivation is somewhat different than … Continue reading Businesses, Government Agencies, and Political Dissenters Beware. Chinese Predators May Be Lurking at the Waterhole: Understanding Waterhole Attacks