Chinese hacker linked cyber espionage against Japan, India and Tibet

Josh Peterson Contributor
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SAN FRANCISCO — Tokyo-based computer security firm Trend Micro on Friday said it linked a hacker in China to a “cyber espionage” campaign targeting India, Japan, and Tibetans.

A Chinese hacker whose nicknames include “Dang0102” and “scuhkr” was involved in online spying to steal military secrets, spy on Tibetan activists and mine information from players in the energy, shipping and aerospace industry.

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