Evidence Indicates China Set to Target US Elections

Washington, DC – China may be taking a page of the playbook used by Russia to meddle with the 2016 U.S. presidential election, targeting U.S. political action committees and various think tanks with spear-phishing emails.

The observation by FireEye, a private cybersecurity firm, still leaves key questions unanswered. What information China was able to get as a result of the attacks, if any, and how Beijing may intend to use any information are unclear.

“We have not yet directly observed subsequent attacker activity that would indicate the motivation or intent,” FireEye told VOA via email.

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