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

by Shannon Vavra • 2 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 • 4 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 • 4 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 • 5 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.

Chinese-linked hacking group using Windows backdoors to go after gambling industry targets

by Shannon Vavra • 7 months ago

The group has links with Winnti or APT27.

Hamas-linked hackers exploit current events to spy on rival Palestinian officials, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

Enticing emails come with PDF files that contain a new remote access trojan, according to Cybereason.

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