Chinese President Xi Jinping has flatly denied claims that China is actively engaging in hacking U.S. corporations, government institutions and other installations and is offering to open a dialogue on cybersecurity with the U.S.
Chinese President Xi Jinping, currently in his first ever state visit to the U.S., has wasted no time in addressing the elephant in the room – cybersecurity.
In a comprehensive interview with the Wall Street Journal, President Xi Jinping was precise with his words when addressing cybersecurity.
The Chinese government does not engage in theft of commercial secrets in any form, nor does it encourage or support Chinese companies to engage [...]
According to a U.S. official, there are no plans to impose sanctions on China by the United States ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit next week.
A senior U.S. administration official with insider White House knowledge, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, confirmed there are no plans by the White House to impose sanctions on China over multiple cyber attacks targeting the U.S. economy and other related installations, reports The Washington Post.
The reason, according to the official is simple. Diplomacy.
The White House is supposedly keen to avoid any potential disagreements before a landmark visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping. Quite simply, any [...]