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US DoJ charges Iranian hackers for attacks on US satellite companies

The US Department of Justice announced the indictment of three Iranian hackers for hacking US aerospace and satellite companies. Three Iranian hackers residing in Iran have been indicted for stealing data from aerospace and satellite tracking companies. The hackers were employed in a coordinated campaign of identity theft and hacking on behalf of Iran’
Publish At:2020-09-18 08:41 | Read:94 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking hacking news information

APT41 actors charged for attacks on more than 100 victims globally

US Department of Justice announced indictments against 5 Chinese nationals alleged members of a state-sponsored hacking group known as APT41. The United States Department of Justice this week announced indictments against five Chinese nationals believed to be members of the cyber-espionage group known as APT41 (Winnti, Barium, Wicked Panda and Wicked Spid
Publish At:2020-09-17 09:13 | Read:128 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber Crime Cyber warfare APT41 China Cybe

US CISA report shares details on web shells used by Iranian hackers

The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) released a malware analysis report (MAR) that includes technical details about web shells employed by Iranian hackers. A web shell is a code, often written in typical web development programming languages (e.g., ASP, PHP, JSP), that attackers implant on web servers to gain remote access and
Publish At:2020-09-16 09:20 | Read:120 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Malware CISA hacking new

China-linked hackers target government agencies by exploiting flaws in Citrix, Pulse, and F5 systems, and MS Exchange

CISA published an advisory on China-linked groups targeting government agencies by exploiting flaws in Microsoft Exchange, Citrix, Pulse, and F5 systems. CISA published a security advisory warning of a wave of attacks carried out by China-linked APT groups affiliated with China’s Ministry of State Security. Chinese state-sponsored hackers have pr
Publish At:2020-09-15 06:24 | Read:95 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Chinese hackers Citr

Iran denies any involvement in the attack against 2020 US election

The Iranian government denies Microsoft’s allegations related to the alleged attacks against individuals involved in the upcoming 2020 US presidential election. Microsoft announced to have detected a new wave of attacks carried out by Chinese, Iranian, and Russian state-sponsored hackers against the US election. Threat actors had tried to compromise
Publish At:2020-09-11 16:21 | Read:127 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking

Chinese, Iranian, and Russian APT groups target 2020 US election

Microsoft reveals that state-sponsored hackers had tried to breach email accounts belonging to people involved in the US election. Microsoft announced to have detected a new wave of attacks carried out by Chinese, Iranian, and Russian state-sponsored hackers against the US election. Threat actors had tried to compromise email accounts belonging to people
Publish At:2020-09-11 04:37 | Read:178 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking 2020 US election APT hac

Norway ‘s Parliament, Stortinget, discloses a security breach

Hackers breached Norway ‘s Parliament, Stortinget, and accessed to email for a small number of parliamentary representatives and employees. Norway’s parliament announced Tuesday that it was the target of a major cyber-attack that allowed hackers to access emails and data of a small number of parliamentary representatives and employees. R
Publish At:2020-09-01 17:55 | Read:222 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking hacking news information

US DoJ wants the funds stored by North Korea in 280 BTC and ETH

US DoJ filed a civil forfeiture complaint to seize 280 Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) accounts containing funds allegedly stolen by North Korea-linked hackers The US DoJ has filed a civil forfeiture complaint with the intent to seize control over 280 Bitcoin and Ethereum accounts that are believed to be holding funds which are the proceeds of hacking ca
Publish At:2020-08-30 15:12 | Read:273 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Digital ID Hacking cryptocur

North Korea-linked APT group BeagleBoyz targets banks

North Korea-linked APT group BeagleBoyz intensified its operations since February, US CISA, Department of the Treasury, FBI, and USCYBERCOM warn. According to a joint advisory issued by the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), the Department of the Treasury, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and U.S. Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM)
Publish At:2020-08-29 15:46 | Read:304 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Malware banking Beag

Iran-linked Charming Kitten APT contacts targets via WhatsApp, LinkedIn

The Iran-linked Charming Kitten APT group leveraged on WhatsApp and LinkedIn to carry out phishing attacks, researchers warn. Clearsky security researchers revealed that Iran-linked Charming Kitten APT group is using WhatsApp and LinkedIn to conduct spear-phishing attacks. Iran-linked Charming Kitten group, (aka APT35, Phosphorus,&n
Publish At:2020-08-28 15:25 | Read:221 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Intelligence Malware

Lazarus APT targets cryptocurrency organizations with using LinkedIn lures

North Korea-linked Lazarus APT group targets cryptocurrency organizations with fake job offers in an ongoing spear-phishing campaign. North Korea-linked Lazarus APT group (aka HIDDEN COBRA) has been observed while using LinkedIn lures in a spear-phishing campaign targeting the cryptocurrency organizations worldwide, including in the United States, the Uni
Publish At:2020-08-26 04:55 | Read:197 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Cyber warfare Hacking Malware cryptocurrency Lazarus APT

DeathStalker cyber-mercenary group targets the financial sector

A hack-for-hire group, tracked as DeathStalker, has been targeting organizations in the financial sector since 2012 Kaspersky researchers say. DeathStalker is a hack-for-hire group discovered by Kaspersky, it has been targeting organizations worldwide, mainly law firms and financial entities, since 2012. Victim organizations are small and medium-sized bu
Publish At:2020-08-26 04:55 | Read:210 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Malware APT deathstalker

Transparent Tribe APT hit 1000+ victims in 27 countries in the last 12 months

The Transparent Tribe cyber-espionage group continues to improve its arsenal while targets Military and Government entities. The Transparent Tribe APT group is carrying out an ongoing cyberespionage campaign aimed at military and diplomatic targets worldwide. The group upgraded its Crimson RAT by adding a management console and implementing a USB wormi
Publish At:2020-08-24 03:20 | Read:251 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Malware Hacking malware

CISA’s MAR warns of North Korean BLINDINGCAN RAT

US CISA published an alert related to a new North Korean malware, dubbed BLINDINGCAN, used in attacks on the US defense and aerospace sectors. The US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has published a Malware Analysis Report (MAR) that includes technical details about a new strain of malware, tracked as BLINDINGCAN, that was attribute
Publish At:2020-08-20 04:43 | Read:327 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Malware BLINDINGCAN cyber espion

Over 6,000 email accounts belonging to Taiwan government agencies hacked by Chinese hacked

Chinese hackers have hacked thousands of Taiwan Government email accounts belonging at least 10 Taiwan government agencies, officials said. Chinese hackers have gained access to around 6,000 email accounts belonging to at least 10 Taiwan government agencies, officials said. According to a top Taiwan cyber official, the attacks are part of a cyber espio
Publish At:2020-08-19 17:09 | Read:178 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare China Chinese hackers Hacking ha

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