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espionage

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Snowden accuses NSA of conducting industrial espionage

Former NSA contractor tells a German broadcaster that the US agency would collect intelligence from foreign companies that had no national defense value.

By Jan. 26, 2014

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Microsoft defends opening Hotmail account of blogger in espionage case

Company says it cracked open the Hotmail account of an unnamed blogger involved in a Windows 8 espionage case in part because he was selling Windows Server activation keys.

By Mar. 20, 2014

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Feds charge Snowden with espionage

The U.S. government has filed charges against the former NSA contractor who leaked details of top-secret surveillance programs and has asked the Hong Kong government to detain him.

By Jun. 21, 2013

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Russia linked to cyber espionage across Asia, Europe, US

The country allegedly hacked into corporate networks around the world to try to gain an upperhand in the economic sphere.

By Jan. 22, 2014

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Hello, tomorrow: Smart tech and accidental espionage

From Google Glass to Kinect to the Goji smart lock, good luck avoiding a new generation of tech products that capture you on the go and at home.

By Jul. 14, 2013

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The espionage anxiety over Huawei

The U.S. government is wary about letting Huawei, a Chinese maker of telecom gadgets, work with American companies. CNET's Bridget Carey talks to Senior Writer Jay Greene about his visit to Huawei's headquarters and the concerns surrounding the company.

By Aug. 22, 2012

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U.S. target of sustained cyber-espionage campaign

China is trying to infiltrate American business computers to find data for economic gain, according to a national security document obtained by the Washington Post.

By Feb. 11, 2013

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Sudden death of U.S. engineer in Singapore linked to cyber espionage?

Some are wondering whether the death of an American engineer working in Singapore could be linked to cyber espionage.

By Mar. 1, 2013

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Watching the crooks: Researcher monitors cyber-espionage ring

Good guys are keeping an eye on large espionage and botnet campaigns that are stealing corporate secrets from government and private industry and money from peoples' bank accounts.

By Jul. 25, 2012

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China cyber-espionage threatens U.S., advisory group warns

In its 2012 report, the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission urges Congress to fully investigate China's cyber-espionage campaigns.

By Nov. 14, 2012