Tags backdoors

US report details SolarWinds hacking tools

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

“Reduced exposure to malicious activity” for U.S. organizations is the goal.

After SolarWinds breach, lawmakers ask NSA for help in cracking Juniper cold case

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

The lawmakers are hoping to crack open a cold case and learn from it before the next big supply-chain breach happens.

Microsoft identifies second hacking group affecting SolarWinds software

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

The discovery underscores the extent to which SolarWinds, whose customers include Fortune 500 companies, is a valuable target for hackers.

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

by Joe Warminsky • 5 months 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 • 6 months 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 • 10 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.

TwitterFacebookLinkedInRedditGmail