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This country's hacking efforts have become too big to ignore

by Chris Bing • 1 week ago

While hackers linked to China, North Korea and Russia earned headlines over the past year, similar groups in Iran have been drawing far less attention.

Previously unknown cyber-espionage group has successfully hacked in South America since 2015

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 month ago

"The tools they use are sophisticated," an analyst at Symantec says.

Newly uncovered Iranian hacking group targeted energy, aerospace firms to steal secrets

by Chris Bing • 3 months ago

Wednesday's report by FireEye offers the first documented activity of the group, researchers say.

Eugene Kaspersky speaks out, defends company over espionage allegations

by Chris Bing • 3 months ago

The company's founder made remarks Tuesday in Sao Paulo, Brazil when a U.S. security researcher asked him about recent press reports.

Researchers uncover latest version of Chinese spyware used to target dissidents

by Chris Bing • 4 months ago

Lookout says a newly discovered variant of mobile malware, dubbed xRAT, represents the latest iteration of a sophisticated cyber-espionage tool previously used by the Chinese government.

Canadian allegedly paid by FSB officers to breach Yahoo will be extradited to U.S.

by Chris Bing • 4 months ago

22-year-old Karim Baratov was arrested in March by Toronto police for breaching Yahoo multiple times between 2014 and 2016.

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