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German Election body hit by a cyber attack

A spokesman for the authority running Germany’s September 26 general election confirmed that hackers briefly disrupted its website last month. Threat actors last month hit the website of the authority running Germany’s September 26 general election, reported AFP. According to a spokesman for the organization, the attack took place at the end
Publish At:2021-09-17 11:35 | Read:231 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Intelligence hacking new

Grayfly APT uses recently discovered Sidewalk backdoor

Security researchers from Broadcom’s Symantec linked a previously undocumented backdoor to the Chinese Grayfly operation. Experts from Broadcom’s Symantec linked a previously undocumented backdoor to the Chinese Grayfly operation. In late August, ESET researchers uncovered the SideWalk backdoor that was employed by the Chine cyberespionage
Publish At:2021-09-10 11:35 | Read:246 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Intelligence Malware

New variant of Konni RAT used in a campaign that targeted Russia

So far, Konni RAT has managed to evade detection as only 3 security solutions on VirusTotal were able to detect the malware. Researchers from Malwarebytes Labs spotted an ongoing malware campaign that is targeing Russia with the Konni RAT. Security researchers at Malwarebytes Labs have uncovered an ongoing malware campaign that is mainly targeting Russ
Publish At:2021-08-30 04:57 | Read:461 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Malware APT37 Hacking hackin

NK-linked InkySquid APT leverages IE exploits in recent attacks

North Korea-linked InkySquid group leverages two Internet Explorer exploits to deliver a custom implant in attacks aimed at a South Korean online newspaper. Experts from cybersecurity firm Volexity reported that North Korea-linked InkySquid group (aka ScarCruft, APT37, Group123, and Reaper) leverages two Internet Explorer exploits to deliver a custom back
Publish At:2021-08-19 03:04 | Read:69 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Cyber warfare Hacking Security APT37 Cybersecurity cyber

A job ad published by the UK’s Ministry of Defence revealed a secret hacking squad

A job ad published by the UK’s Ministry of Defence has revealed the existence of a previously undisclosed secret SAS mobile hacker team. The existence of a secret SAS mobile hacker squad, named MAB5 and under the control of the Computer Network Operations (CNO) Exploitation, was revealed by a job ad published by the UK’s Ministry of Defence on
Publish At:2021-08-15 12:25 | Read:305 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking hacking news information

UNC215, an alleged China-linked APT group targets Israel orgs

China-linked threat actors UNC215 targeted Israeli organizations in a long-running campaign and used false flags to trick victims into believing the attacks was from Iran. A China-linked cyber-espionage group has targeted Israeli organizations and government institutions in a campaign that began in January 2019. The attacks were detailed by cybersecur
Publish At:2021-08-11 13:27 | Read:492 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Intelligence Chinese hackers

China-linked APT groups target telecom companies in Southeast Asia

China linked APT groups have targeted networks of at least five major telecommunications companies operating in Southeast Asia since 2017. Cybereason researchers identified three clusters of activity associated with China-linked threat actors that carried out a series of attacks against networks of at least five major telecommunications companies loc
Publish At:2021-08-03 16:57 | Read:503 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking China cyberepionage

SolarWinds hackers breached 27 state attorneys’ offices

Microsoft Office 365 email accounts of employees at 27 US Attorneys’ offices were breached by the Russia-linked SVR group as part of the SolarWinds hack, DoJ warns. The US Department of Justice revealed that the Microsoft Office 365 email accounts of employees at 27 US Attorneys’ offices were hacked by the Russia-linked SVR (aka APT29, Cozy B
Publish At:2021-07-31 14:51 | Read:624 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Cybersecurity cybersecurity news

Meteor was the wiper used against Iran’s national railway system

The recent attack against Iran’s national railway system was caused by a wiper malware dubbed Meteor and not by a ransomware as initially thought. According to research from Amnpardaz and SentinelOne, the recent attack against Iran’s national railway system was caused by a wiper malware dubbed Meteor and not by
Publish At:2021-07-30 02:30 | Read:531 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Malware Cybersecurity ha

US govt offers $10 million reward for info on nation-state cyber operations

The US government is offering a $10 million reward to everyone that provides information on operations conducted by nation-state actors. The US government is offering a $10 million reward for information on campaigns conducted by state-sponsored hackers. The move was announced by the U.S. Department of State, the US agency states that its Rewards for J
Publish At:2021-07-17 13:09 | Read:521 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Intelligence Security Cybersecur

China-linked hacking group DEV-0322 behind Solarwinds Serv-U zero-day attacks

Microsoft attributes the recent attacks that have targeted SolarWinds file transfer servers to a China-linked APT group that the experts tracked as DEV-0322. Microsoft said that the recent attacks against SolarWinds file transfer servers were carried out by a Chinese hacking group tracked as DEV-0322. This week SolarWinds addressed a zero-day remote co
Publish At:2021-07-14 05:35 | Read:695 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking China Cybersecurity

UK, US agencies warn of large-scale brute-force attacks carried out by Russian APT

US and UK cybersecurity agencies said the Russia-linked APT28 group is behind a series of large-scale brute-force attacks.US and UK cybersecurity agencies said today that a Russian military cyber unit has been behind a series of brute-force attacks that have targeted the cloud IT resources of government and private sector companies across the world. US an
Publish At:2021-07-01 18:00 | Read:409 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking

SolarWinds hackers remained hidden in Denmark’s central bank for months

Russia-linked threat actors compromised Denmark’s central bank (Danmarks Nationalbank) and remained in its systems for months. Russia-linked threat actors infected the systems of Denmark’s central bank (Danmarks Nationalbank) and maintained access to its network for more than six months. The security breach is the result of the SolarWinds supply chain
Publish At:2021-06-30 03:32 | Read:591 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Cybersecurity cybersecur

Microsoft: Russia-linked SolarWinds hackers breached three new entities

Microsoft discovered that Russia-linked SolarWinds hackers, tracked as Nobelium, have breached the network of three new organizations. Microsoft revealed on Friday that Russia-linked SolarWinds hackers, tracked as Nobelium or APT29, have conducted news cyber attacks against other organizations. Threat actors carried out brute-force and password sprayin
Publish At:2021-06-26 13:12 | Read:639 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Cybersecurity Hacking hackin

Norway blames China-linked APT31 for 2018 government hack

Norway police secret service states said that China-linked APT31 group was behind the 2018 cyberattack on the government’s IT network. Norway’s Police Security Service (PST) said that the China-linked APT31 cyberespionage group was behind the attack that breached the government’s IT network in 2018. The attribution of the attack to the APT31 grouo is b
Publish At:2021-06-20 15:10 | Read:512 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Intelligence APT31 C

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