Tag: spy

Australian police open probe into ‘Chinese spy’ claims

Australian police have opened an investigation into explosive claims by a self-styled Chinese spy who defected Down Under with an apparent trove of sensitive intelligence. The Australian Federal Police announced the probe and is expected to interview Wang Liqiang over his claims that Chinese intelligence...

Ex-CIA agent jailed for 19 years for spying for China

The former CIA officer who may have devastated US intelligence collection in China by giving up its network of informants to Beijing agents was sentenced on Friday to 19 years in prison. Jerry Chun Shing Lee, a naturalized US citizen who worked for the Central...

China using LinkedIn to recruit spies in the west

After the claims of Russian interference in US elections, the Chinese are attemptings to recruit spies in the Western world. China is allegedly using LinkedIn to recruit spies in the west. Western intelligence officials believe Chinese agents are contacting thousands of foreign citizens using LinkedIn. LinkedIn...

Lashana Lynch will act in upcoming 007 film but she is not the next James Bond

Rumours have been swirling around about Bond 25, the upcoming instalment to the 55-year-old James Bond franchise. The latest one being that the role of 007 would be played by Captain Marvel's Lashana Lynch. Based on a report by Daily Mail, in director Cary Fukunaga's 2020...

New malware uses Bluetooth to steal information from victims

Researchers monitoring the Korean-speaking state-sponsored group of 'threat actors' called ScarCruft say they have discovered a new malware being developed by the group using codes that can identify connected Bluetooth devices making it easier to steal information from the targeted victims. Kaspersky Lab says ScarCruft...

If it can’t be VX, then it should be erectile overdose!

A blogger based in Australia suggested that the attack on the half-brother of the North Korean supremo at the KLIA2 airport was not carried out with a highly toxic substance but with an aphrodisiac instead. Saying that an answer was needed amid claims by the...