China hackers steal data from US Navy contractor - reports
The FBI is investigating after the Chinese government hacked a US Navy contractor and stole highly sensitive security data, US media say.
Data stolen in the breach include plans for a supersonic missile project, US officials told the Washington Post.
The attacks, in January and February this year, were confirmed by CBS News.
Hackers targeted a contractor linked to a US military organisation that conducts research and development for submarines and underwater weaponry.
Speaking on condition of anonymity, US officials told the Washington Post the firm had been working for the Naval Undersea... read more
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