Over 100 People Charged in USA with Stealing For China in Past Four Years
Posted by w_thames_the_d on September 11, 2014
The Chinese are not shy about gobbling up our tech.
In the past four years, nearly 100 individual or corporate defendants have been charged by the Justice Department with stealing trade secrets or classified information for Chinese entities or exporting military or dual-use technology to China, according to court records. A number of other cases involving China remain under seal, according to the Justice Department.
The targets of all this theft are some of the biggest and best-known U.S. defense contractors and private companies, with household names such as Northrop Grumman, Boeing, General Dynamics, Ford, DuPont and Dow Chemical.