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CIA covert operations likely behind attacks against APT34 and FSB

CIA orchestrated dozens of hacking operations against targets worldwide, including APT34 and FSB hacks, states an exclusive report from Yahoo News. In 2018, US President Trump gave to the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) more powers to conduct covert offensive cyber operations against hostile threat actors, including Iranian and Russian APT groups and in
Publish At:2020-07-16 04:30 | Read:150 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Hacking Intelligence APT34 China CIA hacki

CIA elite hacking unit was not able to protect its tools and cyber weapons

A CIA elite hacking unit that developed cyber-weapons failed in protecting its operations, states an internal report on the Vault 7 data leak. According to an internal report drown up after the 2016 data breach that led to the ‘Vault 7‘ data leak, a specialized CIA unit involved in the development of hacking tools and cyber weapons failed in p
Publish At:2020-06-17 05:35 | Read:264 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Intelligence CIA Hacking hacking n

Former CIA employee Joshua Schulte was convicted of only minor charges

Joshua Schulte, the former CIA employee accused of leaking secret agency’s hacking tools to WikiLeaks was convicted of only minor charges Joshua Schulte, the former CIA software engineer that was accused of stealing the agency’s hacking tools and leaking them to WikiLeaks, was convicted of only minor charges. On November 2018, Joshua Adam Schulte was
Publish At:2020-03-09 18:45 | Read:526 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Intelligence CIA it security it securi

WikiLeaks revealed Project Protego, a secret CIA Missile Control System Project for fighters

WikiLeaks has published a new batch of documents that details the Project Protego, a secret CIA Missile Control System Project for fighters Another week, another batch of CIA Vault7 leaks was published by Wikileaks. This time the documents provide details about the Project Protego, a CIA Secret Missile Control System. WikiLeaks published four secret docume
Publish At:2017-09-07 16:17 | Read:3535 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Intelligence CIA cyber espionage H

WikiLeaks – CIA used the AngelFire implant infect systems running Windows OSs

A new batch of documents from CIA Vault 7 leaks revealed details about a new implant dubbed AngelFire used to infect systems running Windows OSs. A new batch of documents from Vault 7 leaks revealed details about a new implant, dubbed AngelFire that was used by CIA agents to infect systems running Windows OS. AngelFire was part of the CIA arsenal, the hackin
Publish At:2017-08-31 16:20 | Read:2857 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Intelligence AngelFire CIA Vault 7 Wik

WikiLeaks – CIA used ExpressLane to covertly collect data from liaison intel services

WikiLeaks – CIA used ExpressLane to covertly collect data from liaison intel services, including FBI, DHS and the NSA, to gather data from their systems. WikiLeaks has published another batch of documents from Vault 7 leak, that details how the CIA spies on other intelligence agencies, including FBI, DHS and the NSA, to gather data from their systems
Publish At:2017-08-24 17:55 | Read:4976 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Intelligence CIA ExpressLane Vault 7 W

Wikileaks – CIA CouchPotato remote tool can stealthy collect RTSP/H.264 video streams

WikiLeaks has published another Vault 7 leak, revealing the CIA tool CouchPotato that allows operators to remotely spy on video streams in real-time. “Today, August 10th 2017, WikiLeaks publishes the the User Guide for the CoachPotato project of the CIA. CouchPotato is a remote tool for collection against RTSP/H.264 video streams. It provides the abili
Publish At:2017-08-10 21:45 | Read:3340 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Intelligence CIA couchpotato Vault 7 W

Wikileaks Vault 7 – Imperial projects revealed the 3 hacking tools Achilles, SeaPea and Aeris

Wikileaks published another batch of classified documents from the CIA Vault 7 leak, it includes details of the Imperial project. Today another batch of classified documents from the CIA Vault 7 leak was published by Wikileaks. The documents are related to a CIA project codenamed ‘Imperial,’ they include details of three CIA hacking tools and im
Publish At:2017-07-28 04:35 | Read:3154 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Intelligence Malware Achilles Aeris CI

Wikileaks: CIA HighRise Android malware used to intercept and redirect SMSs

Wikileaks released the documentation for HighRise, an Android app used by the CIA to intercept and redirecting SMS messages to a CIA-controlled server. WikiLeaks just published a new batch of documents related to another CIA hacking tool dubbed HighRise included in the Vault 7 released in partnership with media partners. The tool is an Android application us
Publish At:2017-07-14 00:15 | Read:3279 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Intelligence Malware Android malware C

Wikileaks: BothanSpy and Gyrfalcon CIA Implants steal SSH Credentials from Windows and Linux OSs

WikiLeaks leaked documents detailing BothanSpy and Gyrfalcon CIA implants designed to steal SSH credentials from Windows and Linux OSs. WikiLeaks has published a new batch of documents from the Vault7 dump detailing two new CIA implants alleged used by the agency to intercept and exfiltrate SSH (Secure Shell) credentials from both Windows and Linux operating
Publish At:2017-07-07 02:35 | Read:3316 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Intelligence BothanSpy CIA cyber espio

Wikileaks – CIA developed OutlawCountry Malware to hack Linux systems

WikiLeaks released a new batch of documents that detail the CIA tool OutlawCountry used to remotely spy on computers running Linux operating systems. WikiLeaks has released a new batch of documents from the Vault 7 leak that details a CIA tool, dubbed OutlawCountry, used by the agency to remotely spy on computers running Linux operating systems. According t
Publish At:2017-07-01 17:40 | Read:3570 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Intelligence CIA cyber espionage LINUX

Wikileaks – The Elsa malware allows CIA to locate users via WiFi-enabled devices

WikiLeaks published the manual of the ELSA malware, a tool allegedly used by the U.S. CIA to track people’s locations via their WiFi-enabled devices. WikiLeaks has published a document detailing a tool allegedly used by the U.S. CIA to track people’s locations via their WiFi-enabled devices. The malware code-named Elsa implements geolocation feature, it sc
Publish At:2017-06-29 10:25 | Read:4300 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Intelligence Malware CIA Elsa malware Hacking

#Vault7: CIA Pandemic implant turns file servers into malware infectors

Wikileaks released a new lot of documents belonging to the Vault7 dump that details the CIA project codenamed ‘Pandemic implant’ Wikileaks released a new batch of documents belonging to the Vault7 archive related to the CIA project codenamed ‘Pandemic.’ RELEASE: CIA 'Pandemic' Windows infection malware documentation #Vault7 h
Publish At:2017-06-02 06:56 | Read:4252 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Data Breach Intelligence Malware

WikiLeaks revealed CIA Athena Spyware, the malware that targets all Windows versions

Wikileaks released the documentation for the Athena Spyware, a malware that could infect and remote control almost any Windows machine. Last Friday, Wikileaks released the documentation for AfterMidnight and Assassin malware platforms, today the organization leaked a new batch of the CIA Vault 7 dump that includes the documentation related to a spyware frame
Publish At:2017-05-20 05:35 | Read:4786 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Hacking Intelligence Apple Athena

Vault7 – Wikileaks published documentation for AfterMidnight and Assassin malware

WikiLeaks Reveals two distinct malware platforms codenamed AfterMidnight and Assassin used by the CIA operators to target Windows systems. While critical infrastructure worldwide and private organizations were ridiculed by the WannaCry attack, WikiLeaks released a new batch of CIA documents from the Vault 7 leaks. The new dump included the documentation rela
Publish At:2017-05-15 15:05 | Read:4187 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Data Breach Hacking Intelligence Security

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