Hacking group turns Microsoft Office flaw into an exploit in less than a week
APT34 has been especially active since mid-2016, based on publicly available research authored by analysts with FireEye and Kaspersky Lab.
This country's hacking efforts have become too big to ignore
While hackers linked to China, North Korea and Russia earned headlines over the past year, similar groups in Iran have been drawing far less attention.
'Highly active' Hamas-linked hackers found spying on Palestinian political group
According to mobile security firm Lookout, a group called "Two-tailed Scorpion" has been able to remotely collect thousands of hours of stolen audio from infected smartphones across the Gaza Strip.
Clapper: U.S. shelved 'hack backs' due to counterattack fears
Former Director of National Intelligence says there were numerous times the U.S. government wanted to go on the offensive after a cyberattack, only to decide against it at the last minute.
Newly uncovered Iranian hacking group targeted energy, aerospace firms to steal secrets
Wednesday's report by FireEye offers the first documented activity of the group, researchers say.
Treasury Department sanctions Iranians for cyberattacks
The sanctions include actions against "hackers who execute cyber-attacks on American financial institutions.”