FBI: China Behind Intellectual Property Theft at US Universities


From Campus Safety Magazine:

The FBI has been working to stop the theft of technology and trade secrets by Chinese researchers who are working at U.S. institutions of higher education.

FBI outreach efforts to universities include lecturing at seminars, briefing campus administrators and providing information on intellectual property theft, reports the Washington Post.

The campaign comes after the discovery of several cases of intellectual property theft, breaches in scientific integrity, cyberattacks, the participation of academic researchers in foreign talent recruitment programs and other forms of foreign interference relating to research performed at U.S. universities.

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