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Another well-known hacking group using leaked NSA hacking tools
Most of the tools used by Chafer, including SMB hacking tools like EternalBlue, were stolen from the NSA and are freely available on the public internet.
Trisis has the security world spooked, stumped and searching for answers
What researchers found has been described to CyberScoop as a tool so dangerous that its mere existence significantly intensifies the global digital arms race.
Middle Eastern hacking group is using FinFisher malware to conduct international espionage
The discovery by Kaspersky Lab marks at least the fifth zero-day exploit used by the so-called BlackOasis group and exposed by security researchers since June 2015.
Al Jazeera comes under cyberattack as Persian Gulf crisis escalates
This closely follows a rash of political hacks across Persian Gulf states that triggered a diplomatic crises.
What we know (and don't know) about a rash of Middle East mystery hacks
A spat of apparent security breaches is making an already tense situation in the Middle East worsen, and there are very few details on who is responsible for each incident.
Shamoon 2.0 and StoneDrill are separate campaigns, but target the same country
The complex, destructive cyberattacks launched against Saudi Arabian businesses and government organizations are likely coming from at least two separate groups with aligned interests.