U.S. medical institutes and government agencies have repeatedly been hit by cyber-attacks in the recent past.
Reports are in that the Trump administration believes this sudden increase in the intensity of the cyber-attacks is caused by the Chinese government trying to steal research related to Coronavirus.
According to government officials, the cyber-attacks have been going on on a regular basis. Even hospitals and pharmaceutical companies have not been spared.
Based on the size and scope of the cyber-attacks across the medical sector the officials initially believed that both China and Russia might be involved.