Tags Middle East

After Gaza ceasefire, MoleRATs hacking group continues to target Middle Eastern governments

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

It’s an example of how, alongside the violence that has long marked the Israel-Palestine conflict, there are often much subtler efforts by digital spies to access networks.

Hackers pose as Bloomberg employees in email scam

by Sean Lyngaas • 9 months ago

The emails politely ask users in fluent English to enable Microsoft Excel features that allow the code to execute.

Suspected Iranian hackers snooping on Middle Eastern targets anew

by Tim Starks • 11 months ago

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

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

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year 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 • 1 year 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 • 1 year ago

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