Huawei spying for China: former CIA head
July 19th, 2013
The former head of the US Central Intelligence Agency and National Security Agency said Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei has spied for Beijing. Michael Hayden accused Huawei of supplying the Chinese government with “intimate and extensive knowledge of the foreign telecommunications systems it is involved in,” The Australian Financial Review reports. He said it was his …
Taiwan leader warns of spy risk of Chinese "tourists"
April 1st, 2013
Taiwanese president Ma Ying-jeou has warned that improved relations between Beijing and Taipei is making the island vulnerable to Chinese spying. In a turnabout from his pro-Beijing campaign, Ma said Chinese spying on Taiwan has intensified as cross-strait relations began to ameliorate and that the rise in Chinese visitors meant “higher security risks”. Closer ties …