Beijing Dismisses Western Intelligence Allegations of Chinese Hacking
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What’s new: China’s foreign ministry has denied allegations made by Western intelligence agencies that a Chinese state-sponsored hacking group recently attacked key U.S. infrastructure, dismissing the report as a “collective disinformation campaign.”
The report, released Wednesday by Microsoft and members of the U.S.-led Five Eyes intelligence alliance, was “extremely unprofessional” and “a patchwork with a broken chain of evidence,” foreign ministry spokesperson Mao Ning said during a press briefing Thursday.
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