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Chinese cyberspies target Cambodia

ELECTION INTERESTS:The daughter of the dissolved opposition party’s leader was sent a suspicious e-mail and had it traced, linking it to a known cyberespionage group


“This type of trade-craft mistake offers valuable insight into a group’s operations since, unlike data contained in spear phishes, malicious actors do not anticipate this data being analyzed by researchers,” Read said.

One of the IP addresses came from Hainan island, he added.

The Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs did not respond to faxed questions.

Fireye’s analysis of the servers showed that the group was mostly engaged in gathering and downloading information, and there was no evidence of tampering.

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