The US has thus far failed to produce any evidence which indicates that Huawei has engaged in acts of espionage against the United States
, and many analysts in the ICT sector have described the treatment of Huawei by the US government as a 'witch-hunt'.
In the "Executive Order on securing the information and communications technology and services supply chain," Trump said that he found "that foreign adversaries are increasingly creating and exploiting vulnerabilities in information and communications technology and services, which store and communicate vast amounts of sensitive information, facilitate the digital economy, and support critical infrastructure and vital emergency services, in order to commit malicious cyber-enabled actions, including economic and industrial espionage against the United States
and its people".
"Chinese economic espionage against the United States
has been increasing - and it has been increasing rapidly," said Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
"This unprecedented extradition of a Chinese intelligence officer exposes the Chinese government's direct oversight of economic espionage against the United States
," Bill Priestap, assistant director of the FBI's Counterintelligence Division, stated.
espionage against the United States
. With each outrageous statement, unhinged behaviour, adolescent taunt,
military to conduct cyber attacks and take advantage of an adversary's vulnerabilities; Title 50 enables the United States to collect cyber intelligence or conduct cyber espionage on foreign countries for the sake of national security; Title 18 enables law enforcement officials to conduct cyber investigations and do surveillance on criminals and actors who are trying to conduct cyber espionage against the United States
; and Title 32 outlines the role of the National Guard, he said.
Adding that his country is not involved in any form of espionage against the United States
, either in a direct or indirect way, Lieberman said that Israel "had learned its lesson" from the Pollard case.
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Russia--its government and a motley crew of sometimes government-sponsored but always government-connected cyber-criminals and youth group members--has integrated cyber operations into its military doctrine, has used cyber tools against enemies foreign and domestic, and is conducting strategic espionage against the United States
. Moreover, it spares no diplomatic effort in trying to forge a path for its nefarious activities while resisting efforts to do anything constructive in the international arena.
Rogers said the "best way" to determine a foreign leader's plans was "to somehow either get close to a foreign leader or actually get communications of the foreign leader," and asked Clapper: "Would that be accurate?" And the spy chief replied: "Yes, it would." Asked if America's allies have carried out espionage against the United States
, Clapper said: "Absolutely." But another lawmaker, Adam Schiff, suggested the spy services had failed to uphold their legal obligation to inform the intelligence committees in Congress of "significant" espionage activities, which he said should include any spying on foreign leaders.
SINGAPORE -- US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Saturday accused China of waging cyber espionage against the United States
, raising pressure on Beijing over the issue ahead of a key summit between their leaders.