Tags economic espionage
Ticketmaster pays $10M fine to settle charges of using stolen passwords to spy on rival company
A former employee at the rival company had leaked logins to Ticketmaster, according to the Department of Justice.
DHS warns US businesses of China’s data-collection practices
The advisory is an acknowledgement that China’s alleged theft of intellectual property is still a rampant problem for U.S. officials.
Russian-speaking hackers target Russian organizations with industrial spying tools
The discovery adds to a growing body of public reporting on corporate hacking that has often focused on Chinese-speaking hackers
Spies hacked Azerbaijan government officials as Nagorno-Karabakh conflict escalated, researchers say
The data from Talos shows how digital espionage often coincides with bursts of violence in modern war.
Malicious Autodesk plugin at root of cyber-espionage campaign
Hackers-for-hire appear to be making a buck in real estate sector cyber-espionage via Autodesk.
How spies used LinkedIn to hack European defense companies
It's a cautionary tale in the use of social engineering for espionage.