Three Chines hacker has been alleged on stealing digital data from a law firm of US.The nature of stolen data is about trade related and about blockbuster deal of Justice Department.The chines names are Lat Hong, Bo Zheng and Chin Hung tried to install a malware in US justice department ,attempted to earn profit of four million dollar.
Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP and Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP are the two law firm has been successfully attacked and attempted to steal the data about bought share in target market.While hackers have tried to hack several other firm they stood unsuccessful. But US department of Justice kept secrete the names of the firm although Reuters has revealed the name.
The story begins from the event when hacker registered an unnamed company ,a lawyer firm,a senior lawyer was targeted in lame excuse of examining a pharmaceutical firm ,after the start of procedure 40GB of data has been stolen that was a real threat to the firm.Finally three hacker started to buy intermune stock,and further connected with the done deals with a pharmaceutical company Roche AG and earned $380,000 profit.
The Department of Justice noticed the same law firm has also some other attempts of installing 2.bGB of illegal data in Altra. Cyber security is a serious issue of 2017. States and firm need to give serious Attentions to these issues.