Tags advanced persistent threat (APT)

Hacking group has hit Taiwan's prized semiconductor industry, Taiwanese firm says

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The persistent espionage makes all the sense in the world.

Australia blames a state actor for major disruptions. China is already denying it.

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

The "sophisticated" campaign coincides with an ongoing trade row between Canberra and Beijing.

How spies used LinkedIn to hack European defense companies

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

It's a cautionary tale in the use of social engineering for espionage.

FBI offers US companies more details from investigations of health care hacking

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

The memo includes multiple examples of state-linked hackers trying to compromise organizations in the health care and public health sector.

State-linked hacking continues amid race for coronavirus treatments, US and UK agencies warn

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

With a vaccine still many months away, organizations doing coronavirus research will continue to find themselves in the crosshairs of spies.

U.S., U.K. authorities warn of state-linked and criminal hacking exploiting coronavirus pandemic

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

"APT groups and cybercriminals are likely to continue to exploit the COVID-19 pandemic over the coming weeks and months,” the agencies said.

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