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Russia-linked Turla APT targets Austria, Estonia, and NATO platform

Russia-linked APT group Turla was observed targeting the Austrian Economic Chamber, a NATO eLearning platform, and the Baltic Defense College. Researchers from SEKOIA.IO Threat & Detection Research (TDR) team have uncovered a reconnaissance and espionage campaign conducted by Russia-linked Turla APT aimed at the Baltic Defense College,
Publish At:2022-05-24 02:35 | Read:382 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Hacking Intelligence Cyberespionage hacking news IT Info

Russia-linked APT29 targets diplomatic and government organizations

Russia-linked APT29 (Cozy Bear or Nobelium) launched a spear-phishing campaign targeting diplomats and government entities. In mid-January 2022, security researchers from Mandiant have spotted a spear-phishing campaign, launched by the Russia-linked APT29 group, on targeting diplomats and government entities. The Russia-linked APT29 group (aka SVR
Publish At:2022-05-02 02:30 | Read:636 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Intelligence Malware

China-linked threat actors target Indian Power Grid organizations

h2>China-linked threat actors continue to target Indian power grid organizations, most of the attacks involved the ShadowPad backdoor. Recorded Future’s Insikt Group researchers uncovered a campaign conducted by a China-linked threat actor targeting Indian power grid organizations. The security firm is tracking this cluster of malicious activities
Publish At:2022-04-09 10:22 | Read:947 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Hacking Intelligence China Cyberespionage

China-linked threat actors are targeting the government of Ukraine

Google’s TAG team revealed that China-linked APT groups are targeting Ukraine ’s government for intelligence purposes. Google’s Threat Analysis Group (TAG) researchers uncovered cyberespionage operations conducted by the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) and other China-linked APT groups and that targeted Ukraine ‘s government
Publish At:2022-03-18 18:13 | Read:1098 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Hacking Intelligence China Cyberespionage

Google TAG: Russia, Belarus-linked APTs targeted Ukraine

Google TAG observed Russian, Belarusian, and Chinese threat actors targeting Ukraine and European government and military orgs. Google Threat Analysis Group (TAG), which focuses on the analysis of nation-state threat actors, revealed to have blocked attacks against hundreds of Ukrainians conducted by Belarus and Russian state-sponsored hackers. The att
Publish At:2022-03-08 18:13 | Read:2223 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Intelligence APT28 C

China-linked APT10 Target Taiwan’s financial trading industry

China-linked APT group APT10 (aka Stone Panda, Bronze Riverside) targets Taiwan’s financial trading sector with a supply chain attack. The campaign was launched by the APT10 group started in November 2021, but it hit a peak between 10 and 13 2022, Taiwanese cybersecurity firm CyCraft reported. The group (also known as Cicada, Stone Panda, MenuPas
Publish At:2022-02-22 10:21 | Read:699 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Hacking Malware APT10 Cybercrime Cyberespionage hacking

US Telecom providers requested $5.6B to replace Chinese equipment

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) says that small telecom providers have requested $5.6 billion to replace Chinese gear. The U.S. government has requested telecom providers to replace Chinese equipment in their networks due to security issues and allocated $1.9 billion to support the companies in the transaction. The Federal Communications Commi
Publish At:2022-02-07 13:00 | Read:645 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Security China Cyberespionage Federal Communic

Russia-linked Gamaredon APT targeted a western government entity in Ukraine

The Russia-linked Gamaredon APT group attempted to compromise an unnamed Western government entity in Ukraine. Palo Alto Networks’ Unit 42 reported that the Russia-linked Gamaredon APT group attempted to compromise an unnamed Western government entity operating in Ukraine in January, while geopolitical tensions between Russia and Ukraine have escala
Publish At:2022-02-04 10:20 | Read:994 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Hacking Cyberespionage Gamaredon APT hacki

German intelligence agency warns of China-linked APT27 targeting commercial organizations

The BfV German domestic intelligence services warn of ongoing attacks carried out by the China-linked APT27 cyberespionage group. The Bun­des­amt für Ver­fas­sungs­schutz (BfV) federal domestic intelligence agency warns of ongoing attacks coordinated by the China-linked APT27 group. “The Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution ( BfV
Publish At:2022-01-26 18:12 | Read:2267 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Hacking Intelligence Malware APT27 BfV Cyb

Molerats cyberespionage group uses public cloud services as attack infrastructure

Cyberespionage group Molerats has been observed abusing legitimate cloud services, like Google Drive and Dropbox as attack infrastructure. Zscaler ThreatLabz analyzed an active espionage campaign carried out by Molerats cyberespionage group (aka TA402, Gaza Hackers Team, Gaza Cybergang, and Extreme Jackal) that abuses legitimate cloud services like Google
Publish At:2022-01-23 10:54 | Read:1347 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Hacking Malware Cyberespionage Cybersecuri

North Korea-linked Konni APT targets Russian diplomatic bodies

North Korea-linked APT group Konni targets Russian Federation’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MID) new versions of malware implants. Security researchers at Cluster25 uncovered a recent campaign carried out by the North Korea-linked Konni APT group aimed at Russian diplomatic entities that used new versions of malware implants. The APT group carr
Publish At:2022-01-06 18:11 | Read:1979 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber Crime Cyber warfare Mobile Cyberespi

PseudoManuscrypt, a mysterious massive cyber espionage campaign

Tens of thousands of devices worldwide, including many industrial control systems (ICS), have been hit by the PseudoManuscrypt spyware. Kaspersky researchers reported that tens of thousands of devices belonging to industrial and government organizations worldwide have been hit by the PseudoManuscrypt spyware. The name PseudoManuscrypt comes from the s
Publish At:2021-12-17 06:23 | Read:2657 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News ICS-SCADA Malware Reports Cybercrime Cyberespi

Iran-linked Seedworm APT targets Telecoms organizations across the Middle East and Asia

Researchers uncovered a new Seedworm campaign targeting telecommunication and IT service providers in the Middle East and Asia. Iran-linked APT group Seedworm (aka MERCURY, MuddyWater, TEMP.Zagros, or Static Kitten) is behind a new cyberespionage campaign targeting telecommunication and IT service providers in the Middle East and Asia, Symantec warns.
Publish At:2021-12-15 10:53 | Read:2656 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyberespionage Hacking hacking news inform

Nobelium APT targets French orgs, French ANSSI agency warns

The French cyber-security agency ANSSI said that the Russia-linked Nobelium APT group has been targeting French organizations since February 2021. The French national cybersecurity agency ANSSI (Agence Nationale de la Sécurité des Systèmes d’Information) revealed that the Russia-linked Nobelium APT group has been targeting French organizations sinc
Publish At:2021-12-06 18:45 | Read:4621 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Cyberespionage hacki

APT C-23 group targets Middle East with an enhanced Android spyware variant

A threat actor, tracked as APT C-23, is using new powerful Android spyware in attacks aimed at targets in the Middle East. The APT C-23 cyberespionage group (also known as GnatSpy, FrozenCell, or VAMP) continues to target entities in the Middle East with enhanced Android spyware masqueraded as seemingly harmless app updates (i.e. AndroidUpdate,, Telegram)
Publish At:2021-11-26 06:22 | Read:2533 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Hacking Intelligence Malware Mobile Android Android Spyw

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