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FBI and NSA joint report details APT28’s Linux malware Drovorub

The FBI and NSA issue joint alert related to new Linux malware dubbed Drovorub that has been used by the Russia-linked APT28 group. The FBI and NSA have published a joint security alert containing technical details about a new piece of Linux malware, tracked as Drovorub, allegedly employed by Russia-linked the APT28 group. The name comes from drovo [др
Publish At:2020-08-13 14:35 | Read:518 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Hacking Malware APT 28 Drovorub malware in

BitDefender found the first MAC OS version of the X-Agent used by the APT28

Security experts at Bitdefender discovered a MAC OS version of the X-Agent malware used by the Russian APT28 cyberespionage group. Security experts at BitDefender have discovered a MAC OS malware program that’s likely part of the arsenal of the dreaded Russian APT 28 group (aka Pawn Storm, Sednit, Sofacy, Fancy Bear and Tsar Team). The Russian nation-s
Publish At:2017-02-15 05:05 | Read:5369 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Intelligence Malware APT 28

Russian Nation-state hackers intensify operations in Syria

According to security experts Russian nation-state hackers are behind cyber espionage campaigns against opposition groups and NGOs in Syria. Russia is behind a cyber espionage campaign against Syrian opposition groups and NGOs, the Kremlin wants to conduct a PSYOP to influence the sentiment of the country on the humanitarian crisis as a diversionary action f
Publish At:2016-02-23 09:25 | Read:5138 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking APT 28 cyber espionage I

US weighs sanctioning China and Russia in response to recent cyber attacks

The Obama administration weighs sanctioning China and Russia in response to recent cyber attacks who have exposed sensitive data of the US Govt and US firms. The US Government is considering sanctions against both Russian and Chinese hackers in response to the hacking campaign targeting US entities, The The news was reported b
Publish At:2015-09-02 06:05 | Read:3690 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Cyber warfare Hacking Laws and reg

Alleged Russian hackers behind the EFF Spear phishing Scam

The experts at EFF organization speculate that Russian State-sponsored hackers belonging the APT 28 group have managed the last EFF Spear phishing Scam. Attackers, alleged to belong to a Russian state-sponsored APT registered a bogus Electronic Frontier Foundation domain earlier this month. The hackers used the name brand of p
Publish At:2015-08-30 07:45 | Read:4362 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Cyber warfare Hacking Intelligence

Latest APT 28 Campaign Incorporates Fake EFF Spearphishing Scam

Attackers, possibly associated with the Russian government, registered a phony Electronic Frontier Foundation domain earlier this month in an attempt to dupe users into thinking correspondence from the site was coming from the well-known privacy watchdog.The scheme, largely carried out via spear phishing, appears to be part of a larger campaign previously du
Publish At:2015-08-28 19:55 | Read:4070 | Comments:0 | Tags:Malware Web Security APT 28 EFF Java Pawn Storm Phishing spe

Security Firm Redefines APT: African Phishing Threat

A security firm made headlines earlier this month when it boasted it had thwarted plans by organized Russian cyber criminals to launch an attack against multiple US-based banks. But a closer look at the details behind that report suggests the actors in question were relatively unsophisticated Nigerian phishers who’d simply registered a bunch of new fak
Publish At:2015-05-20 12:20 | Read:5442 | Comments:0 | Tags:A Little Sunshine adeweb2001@yahoo.com APT 28 carbon2go Nige

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