Canberra kept quiet knowledge that China hacked Australian Parliament, political parties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China was reportedly responsible for a series of cyber-attacks on the Australian government earlier this year, according to a Reuters report published on Monday (Sept. 16)...

Huawei Mediapad M5 found to be snooping on engineer in Taiwan from China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After news broke that a Huawei P30 Pro was apparently querying servers in China, a Canadian IT engineer who lives in Taiwan says he has discovered that his Huawei Mediapad M5 i...

Real spies, not James Bond, take spotlight at new spy museum

WASHINGTON (AP) — James Bond's shiny silver sports car — with its JB007 rotating license plate — is the first thing visitors see when they step into the new and improved International Spy Museum that ...

Hackers target democratic institutions in Europe, says Microsoft

Microsoft warned in a blog post on Wednesday that hackers attempted to breach accounts at several prominent European think tanks and non-profit organizations in late 2018. The tech giant said it had ...

China slams Huawei 'hysteria'

The Chinese Foreign Ministry on Thursday described US legislation targeting technology giant Huawei and other Chinese telecommunications companies as "hysteria." From the US to Poland, the ...

Taiwan's III to ban Huawei smartphones from network

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Institute for Information Industry (III) on Tuesday (Jan. 15) announced it was banning smartphones made by China's Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. from accessing its netw...

Taiwan's ITRI bans Huawei smartphones from network today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) announced on Monday (Jan. 14) that it would ban smartphones and computers made by China's Huawei Technologies C...

Top US Navy officer to visit China amid heightened tensions

BEIJING (AP) — The U.S. Navy’s top officer will visit China starting Sunday amid increasing frictions in the South China Sea and other tensions underscoring their rivalry for dominance in ...

Germany on alert for Chinese cyber-attacks and threats to critical infrastructure

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After a tip from the United States intelligence community, Germany’s Office for Information Security (BSI) has issued a warning to several German companies which are cons...

US Navy concerned over plans for Chinese take over of Israeli port of Haifa

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The U.S. and Israeli governments are expressing concern over a deal made in 2015 between Israel’s Transportation Ministry and the Shanghai International Ports Group ...

US Navy contractors' data compromised by Chinese hackers: WSJ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In what may be a follow up report to news that the U.S. Department of Justice will soon issue indictments for several Chinese agents on charges of illegal data breaches, i...

Trump admin. to condemn China for cyber crime with sanctions, DOJ to issue indictments

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Less than two weeks after the Trump administration declared a 90 day armistice in the trade war with China, the White House is preparing to condemn China for hacking and I...

Huawei products are 'Trojan Horse' in Taiwan: report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As news that Huawei's chief financial officer (CFO) was arrested in Canada on Thursday (Dec. 6), the National Interest has posted a report asserting that the Chinese tech g...

China likely behind Marriott Hotel hacking scandal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Investigators have found clues to suggest China is behind the massive hacking scandal over the Marriott Hotel system database that was discovered late November. Accordi...

Russia hack attacks: Revelations from 'spy mania'

A number of governments this week accused Russia of counter-intelligence and cyber espionage operations in the West. Germany added its condemnation on Friday. The list of allegations includes hacking...