Ex-ASML Employee Accused of Data Theft Is Being Probed for Ties to China
Jordan Robertson, Cagan Koc, and Chris Strohm report:
Investigators are looking at potential ties between the Chinese government and an ex-employee accused of stealing data from ASML Holding NV — a company critical to producing the world’s most advanced computer chips.
The former employee, who was based in China, was identified as having potential ties to a Chinese state-sponsored entity and stealing the data on its behalf, according to two people familiar with the company’s probe, who asked not to be identified because the information isn’t public.
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