China slams US for ‘fabricating’ cyber spying evidence


us-spyingThe US has fabricated evidence to back cyber espionage accusations against Chinese military officials, China’s Defense and Foreign Ministries said.

“In the field of internet technology and infrastructure, the US is blessed with an advantage, so fabricating some so-called ‘evidence’ is certainly no hardship,” Chinese Defense Ministry spokesman Geng Yansheng said, as quoted by Reuters.

Last week, the US Justice Department (DOJ) accused five Chinese officers of hacking into American companies to steal trade secrets and pass them on to Chinese state-owned enterprises.

The summary of the alleged conduct released by the DOJ contained detailed information about the alleged perpetrators and their activities, which included domain names and email addresses used in the attacks.

But Geng compared Washington’s evidence of Chinese cyber spying to its justification for the invasion of Iraq in 2003.

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