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Iran-linked hackers steal sensitive data from US Navy member, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The server appears to belong to a hacking outfit that IBM calls ITG18, and which overlaps with groups known as Charming Kitten and Phosphorous.

Google: Biden and Trump campaigns targeted by separate spearphishing campaigns

by Shannon Vavra • 4 months ago

Google Threat Analysis Group has seen Chinese and Iranian nation-state linked hackers targeting Joe Biden and President Donald Trump’s campaigns.

Microsoft seizes 50 websites used by North Korean hackers to gather intelligence

by Jeff Stone • 9 months ago

Victims were located mostly in the U.S., Japan and South Korea, the company said.

APT33 has shifted targeting to industrial control systems software, Microsoft says

by Sean Lyngaas • 10 months ago

Given that the group has been linked with data-wiping hacks in the past, the new activity has analysts’ full attention.

Group said to be behind attempted campaign hack has also gone after cybersecurity researchers

by Sean Lyngaas • 12 months ago

After Microsoft said Iranian hackers had targeted a presidential campaign, more data on the group is coming out.

Microsoft uses court order to shut down APT35 websites

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

Court orders are becoming an important tool in tech companies’ fight against nation-state-backed hacking groups.

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