US charges Chinese hackers for global campaign targeting COVID-19 research

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. Justice Department has charged two alleged Chinese hackers for their involvement in a global hacking campaign that has targeted hundreds of companies and governme...

US accuses Chinese hackers in targeting of COVID-19 research

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department on Tuesday accused two Chinese hackers of stealing hundreds of millions of dollars of trade secrets from companies across the world and more recently targeting...

US charges Chinese hackers with targeting COVID-19 research

The United States Justice Department has charged two Chinese hackers with stealing trade secrets and targeting research related to the novel coronavirus. Federal prosecutors the hackers "probed ...

UK, US, Canada accuse Russia of hacking virus vaccine trials

LONDON (AP) — Britain, the United States and Canada say Russia is trying to steal information from researchers seeking a COVID-19 vaccine. The three nations alleged Thursday that ha...

US Secretary of State condemns China's attempts at stealing vaccine research

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following warnings issued by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo...

Brazil cities lurch to lockdowns amid virus crisis red flags

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Faced with overwhelmed hospitals and surging coronavirus deaths, Brazilian state and city governments are lurching forward with mandatory lockdowns against the will of President ...

China imposes restrictions on coronavirus research publication

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As China seeks to push the narrative that COVID-19 may not have originated in Wuhan, the country's censorship apparatus is kicking into high gear once again with new r...

Anti-doping group funds extensive COVID-19 research project

The nonprofit that raises funds for around 80% of the world's anti-doping research is shifting $120,000 to conduct 15,000 COVID-19 tests that will help scientists get a better sense of how many people...

Can blood from coronavirus survivors treat the newly ill?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hospitals are gearing up to test if a century-old treatment used to fight off flu and measles outbreaks in the days before vaccines, and tried more recently against SARS and Eb...

Can blood from coronavirus survivors treat the newly ill?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hospitals are gearing up to test if a century-old treatment used to fight off flu and measles outbreaks in the days before vaccines, and tried more recently against SARS and Ebola, j...