The Nanjing Institute of Information Technology (NIIT) is designated very high risk for its affiliation with the Ministry of State Security (MSS), China’s civilian intelligence agency.
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NIIT is suspected of being run by the MSS.https://web.archive.org/web/20180928115101/http://blog.renren.com/share/232317924/4653018414 It describes itself as a ‘leading technological research institution subordinate to a national agency, focused on computing, communications and other fields.’http://archive.fo/a0VT3 Individuals affiliated with the institute have co-authored research with colleagues at the University of International Relations, an Ministry of State Security university.曹占中,胡冬妮,李煦,潘接林,颜永红. 迭代数控制的稀疏约束波束形成算法[J]. 网络新媒体技术 2018(05) The small amount of published research associated with NIIT covers topics such as cybersecurity, big data analysis of social networks, and malware.吴建台,乔翌峰,朱赛凡,刘光杰. 基于HMM的网络安全态势评估与预测方法[J]. 导航与控制 2018(02) ; 张远,徐逸卿. 基于SVM的恶意流量检测及其改进方法分析[J]. 信息与电脑(理论版) 2018(12) ; 范磊. 利用社交网络大数据的事件分析[J]. 信息通信 2017(04)
In 2018, NIIT established a joint laboratory on information and cyber security with the Chongqing Information Security Industry Research Institute (重庆信息安全产业研究院), which is affiliated with the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.https://web.archive.org/web/20190530041334/http://wemedia.ifeng.com/66499003/wemedia.shtml ; https://web.archive.org/web/20190530042035/http://www.voidcn.com/article/p-gcvptcku-bbn.html
In 2013, the institute was seeking to hire English speakers to work in an ‘international technological exchange’ role.http://archive.fo/a0VT3
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