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10,000 Microsoft customers targeted by nation-state attacks in the last year

by Shannon Vavra • 3 months ago

Microsoft has tied the attacks — some of which have been successful — with a group linked with Iran (APT 33), with a group from North Korea (APT 38), as well as with two groups linked with Russia (APT 28 and APT 29).

Why Cyber Command’s latest warning is a win for the government's information sharing efforts

by Shannon Vavra • 3 months ago

New details uncovered by CyberScoop show how much coordination went into Cyber Command's public VirusTotal upload of an Iran-linked tool.

Spies targeting Saudi Arabia switched tactics after Symantec exposed them, report says

by Jeff Stone • 4 months ago

APT33, also known as Elfin and Refined Kitten, "appears undeterred following previous exposés of their activity," Recorded Future said.

Elfin espionage group is focused on Saudi, U.S. organizations, Symantec says

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

The Elfin group, a significant component of Tehran's hacking arsenal, uses a trojan to wipe victim hard drives.

Hacking group turns Microsoft Office flaw into an exploit in less than a week

by Chris Bing • 2 years ago

APT34 has been especially active since mid-2016, based on publicly available research authored by analysts with FireEye and Kaspersky Lab.

Newly uncovered Iranian hacking group targeted energy, aerospace firms to steal secrets

by Chris Bing • 2 years ago

Wednesday's report by FireEye offers the first documented activity of the group, researchers say.

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