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U.S. to press allies to keep Huawei out of 5G in Prague meeting: sources

16 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON/LONDON The United States will push its allies at a meeting in Prague next month to adopt shared security and policy measures that will make it more difficult for China's Huawei to dominate 5G telecommunications networks, according to people familiar with the matter and documents seen by Reuters.

Special Report: U.S. hackers helped UAE spy on Al Jazeera chairman, BBC host

01 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON A group of American hackers who once worked for U.S. intelligence agencies helped the United Arab Emirates spy on a BBC host, the chairman of Al Jazeera and other prominent Arab media figures during a tense 2017 confrontation pitting the UAE and its allies against the Gulf state of Qatar. | Video

RPT-Firefox maker fears DarkMatter 'misuse' of browser for hacking

05 Mar 2019

WASHINGTON, March 4 Firefox browser-maker Mozilla is considering whether to block cybersecurity company DarkMatter from serving as one of its internet security gatekeepers after a Reuters report linked the United Arab Emirates-based firm to a cyber espionage program.

Firefox maker fears DarkMatter 'misuse' of browser for hacking

05 Mar 2019

WASHINGTON Firefox browser-maker Mozilla is considering whether to block cybersecurity company DarkMatter from serving as one of its internet security gatekeepers after a Reuters report linked the United Arab Emirates-based firm to a cyber espionage program.

Special Report: Inside the UAE’s secret hacking team of U.S. mercenaries

30 Jan 2019

WASHINGTON Two weeks after leaving her position as an intelligence analyst for the U.S. National Security Agency in 2014, Lori Stroud was in the Middle East working as a hacker for an Arab monarchy. | Video

Exclusive: UAE used cyber super-weapon to spy on iPhones of foes

30 Jan 2019

WASHINGTON A team of former U.S. government intelligence operatives working for the United Arab Emirates hacked into the iPhones of activists, diplomats and rival foreign leaders with the help of a sophisticated spying tool called Karma, in a campaign that shows how potent cyber-weapons are proliferating beyond the world’s superpowers and into the hands of smaller nations.

Exclusive: China hacked HPE, IBM and then attacked clients - sources

21 Dec 2018

WASHINGTON/LONDON/SAN FRANCISCO Hackers working on behalf of China's Ministry of State Security breached the networks of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co and IBM, then used the access to hack into their clients' computers, according to five sources familiar with the attacks.

China's hacking against U.S. on the rise - U.S. intelligence official

12 Dec 2018

NEW YORK A senior U.S. intelligence official said on Tuesday that Chinese cyber activity in the United States had risen in recent months, targeting critical infrastructure in what may be attempts to lay the groundwork for future disruptive attacks.

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