Tags cyber-espionage

Leaked Hacking Team tools were used by group stealing East Asian IP

by Chris Bing • 4 days ago

A sophisticated and "well-funded" hacking group with a penchant for stealing intellectual property and other trade secrets is wreaking havoc in East Asia.

How China's cyber command is being built to supersede its U.S. military counterpart

by Chris Bing • 6 days ago

“There’s really nothing like it in America. And that's for a good reason."

EU countries agree to collectively punish attacker when a member is hacked

by Chris Bing • 1 week ago

The European Union’s 28-nation bloc is in agreement concerning how to punish hackers. On Monday, the European Council announced a joint framework, dubbed the “cyber diplomacy toolbox,” to guide how member countries should uniformly respond to malicious cyber activity, which includes steps to cooperatively impose economic sanctions, travel bans, asset freezes and blanket bans against responsible parties.

APT28 targeted Montenegro's government before it joined NATO, researchers say

by Chris Bing • 3 weeks ago

As Montenegro preprepared to join NATO, a hacking group linked to Russian intelligence was actively engaged in a cyber espionage campaign against Montenegrin officials, according to U.S. cybersecurity firm FireEye.

Vietnamese hackers appear to be researching an NSA backdoor tool

by Chris Bing • 4 weeks ago

Codenamed ODDJOB, the tool was originally leaked by Shadow Brokers, but it now appears to be drawing interest from the group known as OceanLotus.

A stolen Trump-Duterte transcript appears to be just one part of a larger hacking story

by Chris Bing • 4 weeks ago

Sensitive Philippine government documents acquired by a hacker group with suspected ties to the Vietnamese government have been floating on the public internet, according to evidence gathered by CyberScoop.

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