Cyberattacks on coronavirus vaccine projects confirmed in Japan

Some Japanese research institutions developing coronavirus vaccines have been hit by cyberattacks, apparently by China, in what are believed to be the first cases of their kind in the country, a U.S. information security firm said Monday.Amid an intensifying race to develop vaccines against the COVID-19, those bodies have been targeted by attacks since April but no reports of information leaks have been made, according to CrowdStrike.The government’s National Center of Incident Readiness and Strategy for Cybersecurity has urged drugmakers and research organizations to raise alert levels agains…

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