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During a pandemic, stalkerware becomes even more sinister

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

Stalkerware detections have increased, some security researchers say, as the COVID-19 pandemic forces people to possibly quarantine with domestic abusers.

How spies used LinkedIn to hack European defense companies

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

It's a cautionary tale in the use of social engineering for espionage.

Gamaredon, a hacking group with a fixation on Ukraine, deploys new email compromise tools

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Simplicity, rather than stealth, is the name of the game for these Russia-linked hackers.

'Turla' spies have been stealing documents from foreign ministries in Eastern Europe, researchers find

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Turla has a knack for rewriting code and using it to steal state secrets.

Researchers expose new malware designed to steal data from air-gapped networks

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

ESET is hoping publicizing the malware will shake loose clues in their hunt for the enigmatic hackers.

A 35,000-device botnet in Peru is wounded, but still mining cryptocurrency

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

It’s an example of how the fight against a cybercriminal threat is often long and methodical — and heavily aided by the private sector.

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