Chinese Cyber Army Hacked Dutch Chip Maker ASML

Chinese cyber army have hacked into the computer network of ASML world leading chip maker and provider of lithography systems for the semiconductor industry ,report dutch technology site Tweakers.

The cyber attack committed by cyber unit 61398 of China cyber army report Dutch NOS Radio 1.

It is unclear when the hack would have occurred. Also, according to technology site is not clear what the consequences are.

Last week it was announced that another large Dutch tech company, Gemalto, hacked by the American and British intelligence services. In addition, the encryption keys for SIM cards were stolen.