Tags Remote access trojan

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.

Suspected Pakistani spies use catfishing, stealthy hacking tools to target Indian defense sector

by Sean Lyngaas • 8 months ago

Transparent Tribe’s improved capabilities are a case study in how governments not known for their hacking prowess can evolve.

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.

New hacking tool targeting Bangladesh Android users blurs lines between spying and stealing

by Sean Lyngaas • 12 months ago

The ongoing investigation hints at bustling underground market for spying kits that are difficult to trace.

Police arrest 2 in connection with CyberSeal, Dataprotector crime services

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

It’s another move by law enforcement agencies to strike at the heart of cybercriminal infrastructure.

Spies hacked Azerbaijan government officials as Nagorno-Karabakh conflict escalated, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

The data from Talos shows how digital espionage often coincides with bursts of violence in modern war.