Tags espionage

Researchers unearth hacking group that's been active, yet undetected for years

by AJ Vicens

The group has targeted telecommunications, internet service providers and universities in the Middle East and Africa, researchers said.

Sprawling, multi-year Iranian cyberespionage and surveillance group exposed in new report

by AJ Vicens

The Iranian cyberespionage group known as APT 42 is characterized by targeted spear phishing campaigns and extensive surveillance operations.

Lawmakers want to restrict user data sales to nations like China, Russia

by Tonya Riley

The bill tasks the Department of Commerce with creating new export rules.

Iranian hacking campaign that included former U.S. ambassador exposed

by AJ Vicens

The long-running operation involved hijacked email accounts, phony login pages and a legitimate ID verification service.

Researchers ID new RAT developed by Chinese hacking group with growing target list

by AJ Vicens

The remote access trojan mimics legitimate computer activity to make it harder to detect, the researchers said.

Microsoft seizes internet domains linked to GRU cyberattacks against Ukraine

by Joe Warminsky

Strontium — a group linked to Russian military intelligence — was using the domains to target Ukrainian institutions, Microsoft said.