Cyber Kleptomaniacs

Lee, John
September 2013
World Affairs;Sep/Oct2013, Vol. 176 Issue 3, p73
Academic Journal
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.


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