Nation-State APTs Target U.S. Utilities With Dangerous Malware

Nation-State APTs Target U.S. Utilities With Dangerous Malware

Researchers believe that nation-state actors are behind several spearphishing campaigns targeting U.S. utility companies with newly-identified malware, which has the capabilities to view system data…

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Iran-Linked APT34 Invites Victims to LinkedIn for Fresh Malware Infections

Iran-Linked APT34 Invites Victims to LinkedIn for Fresh Malware Infections

The group was posing as a researcher from Cambridge and was found to have added three new malware families to its spy arsenal. A recent…

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MITRE ATT&CK Framework Not Just for the Big Guys

MITRE ATT&CK Framework Not Just for the Big Guys

At Black Hat, analysts from MITRE and Splunk will detail how organizations of many different sizes are leveraging ATT&CK’s common language. Biology, zoology, and related…

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APT Increasingly Targets Canadian Orgs

APT Increasingly Targets Canadian Orgs

Canadian organizations are being warned that they are increasingly becoming the targets of cyber-threats, with researchers discovering nearly 100 malicious email campaigns that have been…

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Telcos around the world hit by long-term intelligence gathering cyberattack

Telcos around the world hit by long-term intelligence gathering cyberattack

A long-term, large scale attack targeting telecom companies around the world has been discovered. The attack, dubbed Operation Soft Cell by security firm Cybereason, saw…

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NASA hacked because of unauthorized Raspberry Pi connected to its network

NASA hacked because of unauthorized Raspberry Pi connected to its network

A report published this week by the NASA Office of Inspector General reveals that in April 2018 hackers breached the agency’s network and stole approximately…

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Nation-Sponsored Hackers Likely Carried Out Hostile Takeover Of Rival Group's Servers

Nation-Sponsored Hackers Likely Carried Out Hostile Takeover Of Rival Group’s Servers

If nation-sponsored hacking was baseball, the Russian-speaking group called Turla would not just be a Major League team—it would be a perennial playoff contender. Researchers…

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Vietnam Rises as Cyberthreat

Vietnam Rises as Cyberthreat

The country’s rapid economic growth and other factors are driving an increase in cybercrime and cyber espionage activity. Vietnam has rarely been associated with cybercrime…

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North Korean cyberspies deploy new malware that harvests Bluetooth data

North Korean cyberspies deploy new malware that harvests Bluetooth data

A group of North Korean state-sponsored hackers has developed and deployed a new strain of malware that harvests information about Bluetooth devices connected to Windows…

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Data Dump Purportedly Reveals Details on Previously Unknown Iranian Threat Group

Data Dump Purportedly Reveals Details on Previously Unknown Iranian Threat Group

Rana targets airline companies and others in well-planned, well-researched attacks, Israel’s ClearSky says. Newly leaked documents purportedly about a hitherto unknown Iranian cyber espionage group…

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