Tags advanced persistent threat (APT)
Australia blames a state actor for major disruptions. China is already denying it.
The "sophisticated" campaign coincides with an ongoing trade row between Canberra and Beijing.
How spies used LinkedIn to hack European defense companies
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
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
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
"APT groups and cybercriminals are likely to continue to exploit the COVID-19 pandemic over the coming weeks and months,” the agencies said.
A Chinese security firm says DarkHotel hackers are behind an espionage campaign, but researchers want more details
Did an APT group with roots in South Korea use VPN services to spy on the Chinese government?