Foreign spy conducts cyberattacks against China’s defense, high-tech firm

China’s Ministry of State Security (MSS) disclosed a new case on Monday of foreign espionage activities involving the recruitment of a Chinese software developer who provided “technical services.”

This spy agency used “poisoned” software to conduct cyberattacks and steal secrets from dozens of China’s defense and high-tech enterprises. Wang, a Chinese engineer in the network technology service industry, was approached earlier this year by a foreign software developer who invited him to configure “digital signature certificates” and “antivirus software tests” for its dozens of software products, the MSS said.

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Source: Global Times News