The Justice Department has been particularly active this year in prosecutions related to alleged Chinese espionage and hacking. Photo: ShutterstockThe Justice Department has been particularly active this year in prosecutions related to alleged Chinese espionage and hacking. Photo: Shutterstock
The Justice Department has been particularly active this year in prosecutions related to alleged Chinese espionage and hacking. Photo: Shutterstock

US charges 5 Chinese nationals, 2 Malaysians in hacking of more than 100 targets

  • The targets included telecommunications companies, universities, think tanks, and pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong, says US Justice Department
  • The Malaysian nationals were arrested by Malaysian authorities on Monday

Topic |   US-China tech war
The Justice Department has been particularly active this year in prosecutions related to alleged Chinese espionage and hacking. Photo: ShutterstockThe Justice Department has been particularly active this year in prosecutions related to alleged Chinese espionage and hacking. Photo: Shutterstock
The Justice Department has been particularly active this year in prosecutions related to alleged Chinese espionage and hacking. Photo: Shutterstock
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