Chinese spies create fake LinkedIn profiles to spy on Germany

Chinese spies have flooded LinkedIn with fake profiles of young professionals in an attempt to pervade German business and politics, warned Hans-Georg Maassen, head of the German Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution (BfV) The BfV reported last year increasingly aggressive cyber-espionage infiltration with parliamentary elections. China denied the accusations on Monday, as it has in the past when accused of cyberespionage by Australia, New Zealand, Canada, France, Germany, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, India and the United States.”]

Source: https://www.bitdefender.com/blog/hotforsecurity/chinese-spies-create-fake-linkedin-profiles-to-spy-on-germany/

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