TITLE

Cyber Kleptomaniacs

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, John
PUB. DATE
September 2013
SOURCE
World Affairs;Sep/Oct2013, Vol. 176 Issue 3, p73
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses international relations, with a focus on cyber espionage supported by Chinese authorities, American-Chinese relations, and U.S. business' concern over potential theft of proprietary technologies and confidential business communications. Topics include a report issued by cyber security company Mandiant alleging the Chinese People’s Liberation Army's (PLA) role in funding and organizing cyber espionage against U.S. firms. Additional information is presented on U.S. officials' recognition and explicit acknowledgment of Chinese cyber spies.
ACCESSION #
89861174

 

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