Monday, December 11, 2017
My students are not likely at risk, but others are?
LinkedIn Is China's Newest Espionage Tool, German Spies Warn
… In an unusual move, the Bundesamt für Verfassungsschutz (BfV) on Sunday released details of some of the fake social networking profiles that it said had made contact with at least 10,000 Germans, in order to recruit possible information sources.
… “The modus operandi is almost always the same,” the agency said in a report. “Supposed scientists, employment agents and headhunters contact people with a significant personal profile. They are lured in with enticing offers and eventually invited to China, where the intelligence-gathering commences.”
For my students who read. A really huge resource!
University of Pennsylvania: Online Books Page
University of Pennsylvania: Online Books Page – “The Online Books Page is a website that facilitates access to books that are freely readable over the Internet. It also aims to encourage the development of such online books, for the benefit and edification of all. Major parts of the site include: