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Apple, Microsoft and Foreign Anti virus products removed from Chinese government procurement list

Apple products join those from Microsoft, Symantec and Kaspersky in being removed from the Chinese Government’s procurement list according to a report from Bloomberg earlier this week. Ten Apple product models, including the iPad, iPad Mini, MacBook Air and MacBook Pro, were on a June version of the government purchase list, initiated by the National […]

China’s New Premier Pledges Reform

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Sunday ensuring economic growth was the top priority for his government, pledging to fight graft, tackle vested interests and calling for an end to a cyber-hacking row with the United States. Source: http://www.cnbc.com/id/100560454

US senator seeks China aid on nuke threat, hacks

US Senator Carl Levin called on China to continue to assist efforts to contain the nuclear threat posed by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and stop cyber attacks against the US and American organizations, which China denied. Levin, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, described the cyberattacks as “major threats” to US-China relations. […]

Chinese Premier Li rejects hacker accusation

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Sunday rejected the accusation of hacker attacks against the United States, calling it “presumption of guilt.” Premier Li said hacker attacks in the cyber space is a worldwide problem and China itself is one of the major targets of hacker attacks. “China does not support but indeed oppose such attacks,” […]

Chinese hackers infiltrated Reserve Bank

Computer networks at the Reserve Bank of Australia were compromised in 2011 by Chinese intelligence gathering malware, documents obtained under the Freedom of Information Act reveal (pdf). The email disseminated trojan horse malware was planted on six computers at the RBA, bypassing anti-virus scanners, the documents first reported by the Australian Financial Review state. Several […]