Biometrics firm Megvii's contract in Taiwan at risk after US blacklisting

The Taiwan government announced that it would investigate Chinese artificial…


Apple under fire for security feature which sends some user data to Tencent

Two customers sit in an Apple store in Shanghai on March 27, 2019. (Image…


Chinese propaganda app puts user data at risk: researchers

(Image credit: TechNode/Emma Lee) A popular Communist Party propaganda app…


Chinese hackers target minority groups, NGOs in broad-ranging cyber campaign

Chinese hackers have launched a broad campaign against international minority…


Surveillance cameras watch closely as visitors walk around the Bund in Shanghai, China on April 4, 2019. (Image Credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang)

China a major driver of AI surveillance worldwide: report

Surveillance cameras on the Bund in Shanghai, China on April 4, 2019. (Image…


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State-backed hackers target overseas cancer research, patient data

China's state-sponsored hackers are showing increased interest in acquiring…


China's internet population at risk as apps collect too much data: CN-CERT

Overcollection of personal data is rampant in apps from Chinese apps stores,…


Tencent-backed Epic Games faces class-action lawsuit over data breach

Tencent-backed developer Epic Games is facing a class-action lawsuit after a…


Chinese state-backed hackers are turning to cybercrime for profit

A group of Chinese state-backed hackers is also launching financially…


Facebook sues Hong Kong app developer over Android malware

(Image credit: Technode) Facebook has sued a Hong Kong-based developer for…