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Microsoft details how SolarWinds hackers hid their espionage

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 week ago

The attackers “apparently deem[ed] the powerful SolarWinds backdoor too valuable to lose in case of discovery,” Microsoft said.

Symantec connects another hacking tool to SolarWinds campaign

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 week ago

A nesting doll of hacking tools has emerged in the SolarWinds campaign.

When Fancy Bear isn’t so Fancy: APT group’s ‘crude’ methods continue to work

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

Why waste a prized hacking tool when email will do just fine?

Scammers use Chrome, Firefox extensions in widespread ad fraud campaign

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Malicious browser extensions aren't new. But this one's different.

Bug could expose patient data from GE medical imaging devices, researchers warn

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

"The bigger picture here is authentication, and it’s a problem that’s unfortunately typical for medical devices," said CyberMDX's Elad Luz.

Kaspersky catches hacker-for-hire group using 'PowerPepper' malware

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The market is driven by cash-flush organizations that don’t want a malicious campaign traced back to them.