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US, UK accuse Russian military hackers of battering-ram password attacks against hundreds of targets
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
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
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
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
It's just the second time the EU has used its cyber sanctions powers.
Microsoft looks to expose espionage groups taking aim at NGOs, US politics
“I have no reason to believe that they’ll be quiet between now and Nov. 3,” Microsoft’s Tom Burt said of Fancy Bear.