US Cyber Chief Says Basic Security May Have Hampered SolarWinds Hackers
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US Cyber Chief Says Basic Security May Have Hampered SolarWinds Hackers

SolarWinds hackers who wreaked havoc across federal government networks last year — one of the largest cybersecurity incidents in U.S. history — may have been stopped or minimized if basic security measures had been in place, a government official says. In a June 3 letter to Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., first reported by Reuters and verified by The Hill,…

Beijing’s ‘Anti-Foreign Sanctions’ Law Puts Global Businesses in Further Bind
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Beijing’s ‘Anti-Foreign Sanctions’ Law Puts Global Businesses in Further Bind

Commentary by Fan Yu – Fan Yu is an expert in finance and economics and has contributed analyses on China’s economy since 2015. Foreign companies doing business in China will soon find their operating environment littered with economic roadblocks because of a series of new “anti-foreign sanctions” rules that China’s legislature rushed to pass on…

News Break App Founded, Controlled, and Backed by Chinese Entities

News Break App Founded, Controlled, and Backed by Chinese Entities

Connections between China and News Break, a top news aggregation app in the United States, have been exposed. On May 23, the Boston-based The Wire China website published an in-depth investigation revealing News Break’s deep ties with China. News Break began in 2015 when Jeff Zheng founded Particle Media Inc. in Delaware. Jeff Zheng is…