Tags Middle East

Suspected Iranian hackers snooping on Middle Eastern targets anew

by Tim Starks • 1 month ago

MuddyWater is targeting government agencies, academia and the tourism industry.

'MuddyWater' spies suspected in attacks against Middle East governments, telecoms

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

While other hacking teams associated with Tehran have gained notoriety for data-wiping attacks, MuddyWater as been relentless in its spying efforts.

Hacker-for-hire group leverages zero-days, disinformation in Middle East

by Shannon Vavra • 6 months ago

Meet "Bahamut," a group that has included malicious apps in the Play Store and iOS marketplace.

ESET catches spyware posing as Telegram, Android messaging apps

by Joe Warminsky • 7 months ago

It's the latest example of mobile malware aiming to sneak onto user devices.

Ransomware hits two state-run organizations in the Middle East and North Africa

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

It's the latest example of data-wiping tools being aimed at key organizations in the region.

Kaspersky finds a new APT campaign targeting engineers in the Middle East

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

The malware, which is well-suited for spying, doesn’t match any code the researchers have seen before.