China-FBI-Spy

Feds bust Chinese corporate spy ring

TSCM Cyber Security, Eavesdropping Prosecution, Law Enforcement Surveillance, Spying

Feds bust Chinese corporate spy ring. Federal officials busted seven people involved in corporate espionage for a Chinese company, the Justice Department announced Wednesday. The seven people identified are accused of conspiring to steal trade secrets pertaining to a product called “syntactic foam,” which can be used for an array of purposes ranging from stealth technology to oil exploration. Federal …

Corporate spying costs billions, can it be stopped?

TSCM Corporate Espionage

The American Greed Report: Corporate spying costs billions, can it be stopped?     Hotel giant Hilton wanted to develop an all-new luxury hotel chain called Denizen to satisfy a growing market for high-end accommodations. Its competitor Starwood thought Denizen seemed very similar to its successful W chain. Too similar. And in 2009 Starwood Hotels & Resorts filed a corporate …

Keylogger Found in Audio Driver of HP Laptops

Keylogger Found in Audio Driver of HP Laptops

TSCM Bugging Device Found, Cyber Security

Keylogger Found in Audio Driver of HP Laptops. The audio driver installed on some HP laptops includes a feature that could best be described as a keylogger, which records all the user’s keystrokes and saves the information to a local file, accessible to anyone or any third-party software or malware that knows where to look. Swiss cyber-security firm modzero discovered …

Soldier faces charges after recording device found

Soldier faces charges after recording device found

TSCM Bugging Device Found, Eavesdropping Prosecution

Soldier faces charges after recording device found.  Recordings on the devices included video of a sexual assault against a Canadian Forces member at the base in Esquimalt OTTAWA – A Canadian Forces corporal is facing charges including sexual assault, voyeurism and possession of child pornography. In a news release, the military says the investigation started when a hidden recording device …