The US has accused Chinese hackers of stealing intellectual property and confidential business information.
The United States claims that Chinese hackers stole intellectual property and confidential business information.
“US justice has charged two Chinese citizens, Zhu Hua and Zhang Jianguo, with hacker attacks by order of the PRC intelligence services. Chinese hackers, acting together with the Chinese Public Security Ministry, kidnapped intellectual property and confidential business information. According to the American side, Chinese hackers stole data about 100 thousand US Navy soldiers, “- said in a statement.
According to the American side, the victims of the attack were the National Laboratory of Lawrence in Berkeley, engaged in atomic research, as well as the laboratory of the space agency NASA, which develops jet engines.
“The goal of China instead of the United States to become the leading superpower in the world, and they use illegal methods to achieve this”, said Christopher Ray, director of the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Recall that in June, hackers gained access to classified information on a supersonic anti-ship missile for American submarines.
Earlier, the US Department of Justice also accused seven Russians of attempting cyberbugs.