FBI, CISA, Cyber Command take aim at cyber-espionage by Iran's MuddyWater group
The group allegedly has targeted the defense, local government, oil and natural gas and telecommunications sectors in places including North America.
U.S. Cyber Command shares new samples of suspected Iranian hacking software
The release marks the U.S. government's first attribution of the group's activity to the Iranian government.
Suspected espionage campaign targets telecoms, IT service firms in Middle East
The activity is focused on targets in Israel, Saudi Arabia and elsewhere.
Suspected Iranian hackers snooping on Middle Eastern targets anew
MuddyWater is targeting government agencies, academia and the tourism industry.
'MuddyWater' spies suspected in attacks against Middle East governments, telecoms
While other hacking teams associated with Tehran have gained notoriety for data-wiping attacks, MuddyWater as been relentless in its spying efforts.
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.