Amid reports of Russian hackers influencing elections, Chinese hackers pilfering state secrets, and North Korea launching ransomware attacks, it would be easy to underestimate Iran's potential as a cyber-threat to the US.
At least four Western think tanks and two non-government organisations were targeted in Chinese cyber- espionage activities this past October and November, according to a new report from CrowdStrike.
Federal prosecutors in US charge three Chinese nationals with hacking into Siemens AG, Trimble Inc and Moody's Analytics.
Researchers spotted a Chinese advance persistent threat (APT) group looking to lure fans with leaked episodes of "Game of Thrones" .
Over 18 million user credentials have been found on a server of a Japanese company who let Chinese hackers use it in their attacks.