Corporate Espionage News
Sign-stealing enters information age as FBI probes Cardinals' alleged hacking
The St. Louis Cardinals like to think of themselves as paragons of virtue and traditionalism with their emphasis on doing things the "Cardinal Way," so it's no surprise that Tuesday's New York Times report of an alleged hacking scandal involving the Houston Astros is already generating some snark
Man acknowledges trying to sell satellite secrets to Russia
Federal authorities say a Southern California man who worked as an engineer for a defense contractor has pleaded guilty to attempting to sell sensitive information used in military and commercial satellites to the Russians
Ex-IBM Corp. employee admits to economic espionage charge
An ex-IBM Corp. software developer has pleaded guilty in New York to economic espionage and theft-of-a-trade secret
Cabinet Secretaries Potentially Exposed in OPM Data Breach
ABC News has learned top administration officials -- up to and including current and former cabinet secretaries -- are among the federal government employees whose personal information may have been compromised by the massive data breach into Office of Personnel Management computer systems,
'This Week' Cyber Spying Alert
ABC News' Pierre Thomas dives into latest criminal indictments against Chinese cyber hackers, and Jon Huntsman and Steve Ganyard discuss its impact.
'This Week' Transcript: Gen. Martin Dempsey
Below is the rush transcript of "This Week" on May 25, 2014. It may contain errors. ANNOUNCER: ABC's This Week: deadly rampage. UNIDENTIFIED MALE: Shots fired, shots fired. ANNOUNCER: Breaking details on the California shooting spree, the moments of terror, the urgent calls for action. UNIDENTIFIED
Chobani Accused of Stealing Yogurt Recipe From Fage
It’s a food fight that leaves a bad taste. The ex-wife of Chobani Yogurt CEO Hamdi Ulukaya said that Ulukaya used corporate espionage to steal his popular Greek Yogurt recipe from Fage. Ayse Giray, Ulukaya’s former wife, said that he obtained the recipe “by bribing...
Ex-Microsoft Employee Arrested for Giving Out Windows 8 Code
Leaked photos and prototypes aren’t uncommon in the tech world, but one ex-Microsoft employee may have taken it too far. Alex Kibkalo, a former software architect for the company, was arrested on Wednesday and faces federal charges of stealing trade secrets. Kibkalo allegedly leaked code...
Oreos at the Center of Global Espionage Conviction
The FBI is making a firm stand against corporate espionage while protecting a chemical that is used in one of America's most beloved cookies. Two men were convicted this week of conspiring to sell abroad trade secrets related to Oreo's secret recipe. Oreo is owned by the Mondelez International,