Intelligence Reporting

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Government researchers believe Chinese state-sponsored actors (APT) are likely to engage in cyber espionage activities targeting the US semiconductor industry.  This to help improve domestic production and reduce China’s reliance on US-made semiconductors, as laid out in its “Made in China” (MIC) 2025 plan.  Recently lifted sanctions against Chinese company ZTE, highlight China’s reliance on US semiconductors.  The US blocking of Chinese acquisition of US semiconductor firms likely undercut…