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China suspected in US defence industry cyber attack

China suspected in US defence industry cyber attack

(ATF) China-linked hackers have spent months spying on the US defence industry, using a flaw in an information technology (IT) company's software, the manufacturer said on Tuesday.Utah-based IT company Ivanti said hackers took advantage of the flaw in its Pulse Connect Secure suite to break into the systems of "a …

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Ukraine nationalises engine maker majority-owned by Chinese firm

Ukraine nationalises engine maker majority-owned by Chinese firm

(ATF) Ukraine said on March 11 that it would nationalise an aircraft engine manufacturer majority-owned by Chinese companies.The move to reclaim Motor Sich will raise tensions with Beijing as Kyiv has backed the US, which recently blacklisted the main Chinese investor, Skyrizon Aviation."The decision has been taken to return Motor …

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Biden sends warning to China on chips and rare earths

Biden sends warning to China on chips and rare earths

(ATF) President Biden sent an effective warning to China on Wednesday February 24 as he signed an executive order for a review of supply chains that will cover semiconductor chips and rare earths.Biden signed the executive order after a meeting with both Democratic and Republican politicians that he hailed as …

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