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Chinese hackers target Russian defence research institutes: Report

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China's cyber criminals are targeting Russian defence research institutes, according to a report released by cybersecurity firm CheckPoint Research (CPR) on Friday. The report attributed the cyber espionage operation to Chinese nation-state actors, and said it uses spear-phishing emails sent under the guise of the Russian Ministry of Health to collect sensitive information.