Tags Iran

Iranian spies tried hacking US military personnel by posing as job recruiters on Facebook

by Tim Starks • 2 weeks ago

Facebook said it took down the campaign from the hackers known as Tortoiseshell.

US seizes more than 30 websites connected to Iran, alleging disinformation and sanctions violations

by Jeff Stone • 1 month ago

The action comes as the U.S. and Iran are considering a return to the 2015 nuclear deal.

Suspected Iranian hackers exploit VPN, Telegram to monitor dissidents

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

The research shows the limits of the cyber industry’s knowledge of Tehran-linked hacking against those who often bear the brunt of it.

Suspected Iranian hackers pose as ransomware operators to target Israeli organizations

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Certain Iran-linked hacking groups are increasingly willing to use tactics associated with financially motivated criminals, researchers say.

U.S. intelligence community details destructive cyber capabilities, growing influence threats

by Shannon Vavra • 4 months ago

The Annual Threat Assessment definitively pegs SolarWinds to Russia.

Fake job listings help suspected Iranian hackers aim at targets in Lebanon

by Shannon Vavra • 4 months ago

They're using fake job documents to target victims.