Category: Theft of Intellectual Property

JOE McDONALD, AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) 05/16 — China’s fondness for pirated software left it especially vulnerable to the latest global cyberattack.

Beijing has tolerated the rampant use of unlicensed software copies despite repeated promises to crack down and warnings by industry groups that China is leaving itself open to being hurt by malicious code.

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MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) 05/13 — Computers across the world were locked up Friday and users’ files held for ransom when dozens of countries were hit in a cyber-extortion attack that targeted hospitals,

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