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Kaspersky finds a new APT campaign targeting engineers in the Middle East
The malware, which is well-suited for spying, doesn’t match any code the researchers have seen before.
Russian hackers using stolen corporate email accounts to mask their phishing attempts
Trend Micro research reveals the Russian hacking group is resorting to simple tactics to fulfill its intelligence gathering mission.
Cyber-espionage campaign in Middle East, Europe picked up speed after Soleimani killing
The hackers could be prepositioning for a retaliatory attack, or biding their time to collect intelligence, researchers say.
A persistent group of hackers has been hitting Saudi IT providers, Symantec says
The findings come at a time of heightened tension in the Persian Gulf.
Latest Facebook shutdown involves hundreds of accounts misleading users in Ukraine, Iraq
The unrelated efforts in Eastern Europe and the Middle East are the latest examples of how the social media giant's reach is exploited.
Extortion and alleged ISIS threats: A Saudi embassy learned the hard way about email security
Security researcher Chris Kubecka knew that it might be a tough assignment to catch an intruder on the email system at Saudi Arabia's embassy in the Netherlands. But the story only got bigger once she got to work.