Day: January 29, 2015

New Rules in China Upset Western Tech Companies

| Technology | The New York Times

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HONG KONG — The Chinese government has adopted new regulations requiring companies that sell computer equipment to Chinese banks to turn over secret source code, submit to invasive audits and build so-called back doors into hardware and software, according to a copy of the rules obtained by foreign technology companies that do billions of dollars’ worth of business in China.… Read Full Article

Confirmation that China stole F35, F22, and B2 stealth bomber secrets as early as 2007

by | nextBigFuture | Coverage of Disruptive Science and Technology

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Der Spiegel published a new tranche of documents provided to the German weekly magazine by the former U.S. National Security Agency contractor, Edward Snowden. The documents are the first public confirmation that Chinese hackers have been able to extrapolate top secret data on the F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter jet.… Read Full Article