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China: The monolith myth

Diversity that is China China is always seen by the West as a big, monolithic country. That nothing could be further from the truth does not shake that popular wisdom,... »

The Chinese way of collecting data

Just like the Russian intelligence services make a great deal of using traditional tradecraft and Western agencies prefer clear-cut approach which leaves no doubt in the asset's mind who they... »

Intelligence Chinese style (part 1)

Too often we hear about the "Chinese threat" which generally makes Chinese army and polity seem like a monolithic structure: to the (uninformed) outsiders, the journalists covering the issue, and... »

DNI Clapper on economic espionage

[gallery] icontherecord: Statement by Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper on Allegations of Economic Espionage September 8, 2013 It is not a secret that the Intelligence Community collects information... »

Flame: Lethal cyberweapon or media hype

Early analysis suggests that ‘Flame’ is a complex, sophisticated threat. In terms of the actual size of the programming code behind it, ‘Flame’ is massive. Depending on the source, though,... »