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MacOS backdoor appears to be update of tool previously used by Vietnam-linked group

by Joe Warminsky • 4 days ago

Researchers at Trend Micro say a newly discovered MacOS backdoor uses tactics previously associated with the group known as APT32 or OceanLotus.

Well-developed backdoor can harvest information from restaurants, bars and hotels, researchers say

by Joe Warminsky • 3 weeks ago

A point-of-sale-system widely used in the hospitality industry is vulnerable to a backdoor, ESET reports.

Chinese banks require clients to use tax programs laced with backdoors, report says

by Shannon Vavra • 5 months ago

A Chinese bank required a company to use a specific kind of tax software for local tax purposes, but the software deployed a backdoor, Trustwave researchers say.

How GitHub untangled itself from the ‘Octopus’ malware that infected 26 software projects

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

It's an example of the potentially insidious nature of open-source supply chain compromises.

'Turla' spies have been stealing documents from foreign ministries in Eastern Europe, researchers find

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

Turla has a knack for rewriting code and using it to steal state secrets.

Chinese spies hop from one hacked government network to another in Asia Pacific, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

The report makes clear that, years after being exposed, Naikon’s hackers are singularly focused on delivering intelligence on China’s regional rivals.

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