The high technology manufacturer ASML has been hacked by alleged Chinese state hackers. The ASML company has claimed that they have been breached by Chinese state hackers and that they are having a hard time to track down the government hackers. They state that they are very difficult to trace down.
The alleged Chinese state hackers have been targeting the Dutch and French branch of the ASML company. Sources claim that the Chinese hackers has gained access to the ASML environment in 2015 and it is still unclear for ASML how big the impact is of the hack.
Another source claims that the Chinese hackers were unable to obtain classified information from the ASML environment. The source claims that it is highly unlikely that classified information has been stolen.