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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.
Group said to be behind attempted campaign hack has also gone after cybersecurity researchers
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
Court orders are becoming an important tool in tech companies’ fight against nation-state-backed hacking groups.
Shamoon 2.0 and StoneDrill are separate campaigns, but target the same country
The complex, destructive cyberattacks launched against Saudi Arabian businesses and government organizations are likely coming from at least two separate groups with aligned interests.