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Iran-linked spies used Christmas as cover for spearphishing, researchers say
The group known as Charming Kitten used malicious links to capture login credentials and steal data, CERTFA said.
Munich Security Conference attendees targeted with Iran-linked spearphishing, Microsoft says
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Iran-linked hackers steal sensitive data from US Navy member, researchers say
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
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
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
Given that the group has been linked with data-wiping hacks in the past, the new activity has analysts’ full attention.