Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine research alleged target of Chinese hackers

The news comes a week after The New York Times reported that the Justice Department prosecuted two Chinese nationals, accusing them of plotting to steal copyright from U.S. business..
Russia likewise has actually been accused of attempting to steal COVID-19 vaccine info in the U.S., Britain and Canada.

A confidential U.S. security official informed Reuters that the hackers targeted Cambridge, Mass.-based Moderna, however didnt supply more details. The FBI and HHS have actually decreased to discuss the matter, Endpoints News reported..

Maia Anderson –
Friday, July 31st, 2020

Hackers from China supposedly tried to take a few of Modernas COVID-19 vaccine information, according to Endpoints News..

More articles on pharmacy: Ohio pharmacy board reverses hydroxychloroquine banUS to pay Sanofi, GlaxoSmithKline approximately $2.1 B for development, 100M dosages of coronavirus vaccine25% of diabetes clients allocating treatments amid pandemic, study discovers.

A U.S. Justice Department indictment declares the hackers “performed reconnaissance on the computer network of a Massachusetts biotech company publicly known to be investigating a possible COVID-19 vaccine.”.

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2020. Intrigued in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies by click on this link.