The breach came to light last month when the FDA sent letters to users of an online system at the Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research. The letters said the breach was detected by the FDA on Oct. 15 and that it resulted in the theft of usernames, phone numbers, email addresses and passwords.» Read More
OTTAWA, Oct 9- Allegations that Canadian security officials spied on a Brazilian ministry give Canada "a black eye in the world," a top opposition leader said on Wednesday, putting more pressure on Prime Minister Stephen Harper to explain the affair.
*TV Globo says Canada agency spied on Brazil's mines ministry. BRASILIA, Oct 7- Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff demanded on Monday that Canada explain a media report that said it spied on Brazil's Mines and Energy Ministry, and she called on the United States and its allies to stop spying over the Internet.
BRASILIA, Oct 7- Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff demanded on Monday that Canada explain a media report that said it spied on the Brazilian mines and energy ministry, and she called on the United States and its allies to stop spying over the Internet.
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 15- Edward Snowden's unprecedented exposure of U.S. technology companies' close collaboration with national intelligence agencies, widely expected to damage the industry's financial performance abroad, may actually end up helping.
The NSA's Keith Alexander wants Russia to return Internet leaker Edward Snowden returned to the U.S. reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
Washington is pressing Moscow to expel former U.S. spy contractor Edward Snowden, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports a grand jury has indicted executives at Kolon Industries on charges of stealing corporate secrets from DuPont.
Lawmakers are warning U.S. companies not to do business with two of the world's largest telecommunications equipment makers.
CNBC's David Faber reports on the growing problem of hackers stealing trade secrets from American corporations, in an attempt to gain and maintain economic superiority.
In a nationwide advertising campaign that includes bus shelters, billboards and a website, the FBI is targeting corporate espionage — and encouraging employees of American corporations to be wary of spies in their midst.
Hackers in China broke through the computer defenses of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce last year and were able to access information about its operations and its 3 million members, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports a Chinese-born scientist pleaded guilty to stealing trade secrets from Dow and Cargil; GM reports it sold 2 millions cars & trucks in China; and according to the United Nations, the world's 7th billion person will be born by month's end.