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When hacker code collides: A discovered malware sample uses tools from the NSA and a Chinese group

by Shannon Vavra • 5 months ago

ESET researchers found a hacking tool that combines a leaked NSA exploit and a Chinese-linked tool, raising questions about its origins.

Shadow Brokers data dump tipped researchers off to a mysterious APT dubbed DarkUniverse

by Jeff Stone • 11 months ago

The group is tied to an APT that has targeted Chinese minorities, Kaspersky said.

How did a Chinese APT get a U.S. hacking tool before it was leaked? Check Point has a theory.

by Shannon Vavra • 1 year ago

A Chinese hacking group that has been using tools linked with the National Security Agency might have obtained at least one without breaching NSA systems.

Former NSA contractor sentenced to 9 years for theft of government info

by Shannon Vavra • 1 year ago

Hal Martin was responsible for one of the largest leaks of U.S government secrets, after it was found that the former NSA contractor possessed up to 50 terabytes of classified government documents.

Chinese hackers found and repurposed elite NSA-linked tools

by Greg Otto • 1 year ago

Symantec has evidence that Chinese-linked hackers were using NSA-authored tools at least a year before they were publicly leaked by the Shadow Brokers.

How companies – and the hackers themselves – could respond to the OilRig leak

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

An unknown person or group started doxing the people behind OilRig sometime last month.

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