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A new group of cyber mercenaries targets businesses, journalists — including some in Russia

by Tonya Riley • 2 months ago

The group shares some similarities with Fancy Bear, but is a separate organization, Trend Micro found.

US, UK accuse Russian military hackers of battering-ram password attacks against hundreds of targets

by Tim Starks • 7 months ago

The targets of Fancy Bear's brute force attacks include both government agencies and the private sector, the advisory alleges.

When Fancy Bear isn’t so Fancy: APT group’s ‘crude’ methods continue to work

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

Why waste a prized hacking tool when email will do just fine?

Norwegian police implicate Fancy Bear in parliament hack, describe ‘brute forcing’ of email accounts

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

Norway's allegation against Fancy Bear follows Germany's blaming of the group for a 2015 hack on that country's parliament.

Russian, North Korean hackers targeted COVID-19 vaccine researchers — and some attacks got through, Microsoft says

by Tim Starks • 1 year ago

Three groups targeted seven prominent companies in Canada, France, India, South Korea and the United States, Microsoft said.

EU slaps sanctions on GRU leader, Fancy Bear, FBI-wanted hacker over Bundestag attack

by Tim Starks • 1 year ago

It's just the second time the EU has used its cyber sanctions powers.

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