Bloomberg reports that China is pushing back against the U.S. by suspending their cooperation in a cybersecurity working group, an excerpt from the story China Halts Cybersecurity Cooperation After U.S. Spying Charges – Bloomberg notes:
“China’s decision to suspend its involvement in a cybersecurity working group with the U.S. after being accused of commercial spying threatens to undo efforts aimed at finding common ground to tackle hacking.
China halted the dialogue and threatened further retaliation after the U.S. indicted five Chinese military officials yesterday for allegedly stealing trade secrets. China’s Foreign Ministry called the U.S. move a ‘serious violation of the basic norms of international relations,’ while China’s State Internet Information Office likened the U.S. actions to ‘a thief yelling ‘Catch the thief.’’”
Read the story here: China Halts Cybersecurity Cooperation After U.S. Spying Charges – Bloomberg.