industrial espionage

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industrial espionage

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(Commerce) attempting to obtain trade secrets by dishonest means, as by telephone- or computer-tapping, infiltration of a competitor's workforce, etc
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They'll follow and analyse electronic data, ultimately to help uncover cyber crime such as commercial espionage, theft, fraud or terrorism.
But China also tilted the trade field to its advantage by subsidizing state-owned enterprises, engaging in commercial espionage, and requiring foreign firms to transfer their intellectual property to domestic "partners." While most economists argue Trump is mistaken to focus on the bilateral trade deficit, many support his complaints about China's efforts to challenge America's technological advantage.
authorities with commercial espionage that included trying to steal information on commercial jet engines, the U.S.
Baratov has been in American custody since being extradited from Canada last year on a US warrant for hacking, commercial espionage and related crimes.
"The combination of indictments and the threat of sanctions led China to agree to end commercial espionage," the report said.
through commercial espionage can have devastating effects on the targeted
France has nothing like the capabilities of the NSA and CIA, but evidence suggests it plays the game just like other major powers, especially when it comes to commercial espionage. A 2009 US diplomatic cable, published by WikiLeaks, revealed that a top German satellite company CEO had quit his job in frustration at the constant theft of secrets by the French.
Further, the growing volume and strength of cyber-attacks and commercial espionage along with rising proclivity of mobile devices loss and theft is further empowering the adoption of encryption solutions for enabling secure transmission of data across these devices and abstaining commercial espionage and cyber-attacks.
electronic surveillance goes beyond combating terrorism and has political targets and may even involve commercial espionage.
Theft of operations information for commercial espionage has been around long before networks and cyber security showed up.
Acts of commercial espionage indicate that the Chinese are looking as closely at economic secrets as they are military or diplomatic secrets.

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