Tags Cisco Talos

Hackers pose as Bloomberg employees in email scam

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

The emails politely ask users in fluent English to enable Microsoft Excel features that allow the code to execute.

Hackers are abusing Discord, Slack file-sharing to distribute malware

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

Links from Slack and Discord may not be as benign as they look.

The latest malware hiding in video game cheat codes

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

Buyer beware when downloading video game cheats.

New hacking tool targeting Bangladesh Android users blurs lines between spying and stealing

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

The ongoing investigation hints at bustling underground market for spying kits that are difficult to trace.

US charges Russian GRU officers for NotPetya, other major hacks

by Tim Starks • 7 months ago

NotPetya cost a reported $1 billion to a collection of U.S. organizations, officials said.

Spies hacked Azerbaijan government officials as Nagorno-Karabakh conflict escalated, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

The data from Talos shows how digital espionage often coincides with bursts of violence in modern war.