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Inside the NSA’s Ultra-Secret China Hacking Group

Among the series of stories published in The Guardian last week based on files leaked by former CIA and NSA contractor Edward Snowden, one report highlighted a secret directive to identify potential foreign targets for U.S....

China Sentences Two for Data Leaks

A Chinese court sentenced two government officials to prison on Monday for leaking economic data prior to its release date, allowing traders and themselves to unfairly benefit from movements in the world’s third-largest...

Waiting for Wikileaks: Beijing’s Seven Secrets

For his blog on the New York Review of Books site, Perry Link writes about a recent high-level meeting convened by President Hu Jintao in July to discuss ways to prevent leaks of CCP archives: The report says that two worries...

Pentagon Worker Charged With Leaking Info to China

A worker from the Defense Department has been accused of “conspiring to relay classified information to a foreign agent.” From the Associated Press: A criminal complaint unsealed in federal court in Virginia accuses...

At a Secret Meeting, Chinese Analysts Clashed Over Reforms – Joseph Kahn

From The New York Times (link): Officials and scholars who had been convened last month to advise senior Chinese leaders disagreed sharply on how to advance economic and legal reforms, according to minutes of the private meeting that have been leaked on the Internet. They also expressed anxiety about what one official called “unprecedented controversy […]



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