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Escalating China-Taiwan Tensions Fuel Alarming Surge in Cyber Attacks

By: May 18, 2023Ravie LakshmananCyber War / Threat Intel The rising geopolitical tensions between China and Taiwan in recent months have sparked a noticeable uptick in cyber attacks on the...

China’s Mustang Panda Hackers Exploit TP-Link Routers for Persistent Attacks

By: May 16, 2023Ravie LakshmananNetwork Security / Threat Intel The Chinese nation-state actor known as Mustang Panda has been linked to a new set of sophisticated and targeted attacks aimed...

Researchers Uncover Powerful Backdoor and Custom Implant in Year-Long Cyber Campaign

By: May 15, 2023Ravie LakshmananCyber Threat / Malware Government, aviation, education, and telecom sectors located in South and Southeast Asia have come under the radar of a new hacking group...

Why Honeytokens Are the Future of Intrusion Detection

By: A few weeks ago, the 32nd edition of RSA, one of the world's largest cybersecurity conferences, wrapped up in San Francisco. Among the highlights, Kevin Mandia, CEO of...

U.S. Government Neutralizes Russia’s Most Sophisticated Snake Cyber Espionage Tool

By: The U.S. government on Tuesday announced the court-authorized disruption of a global network compromised by an advanced malware strain known as Snake wielded by Russia's Federal Security Service...

Sophisticated DownEx Malware Campaign Targeting Central Asian Governments

By: May 10, 2023Ravie LakshmananMalware / Cyber Attack Government organizations in Central Asia are the target of a sophisticated espionage campaign that leverages a previously undocumented strain of malware dubbed...

Western Digital Confirms Customer Data Stolen by Hackers in March Breach

By: May 08, 2023Ravie LakshmananData Breach / Ransomware Digital storage giant Western Digital confirmed that an "unauthorized third party" gained access to its systems and stole personal information belonging to...

MSI Data Breach: Private Code Signing Keys Leaked on the Dark Web

By: May 08, 2023Ravie LakshmananData Breach / Software Security The threat actors behind the ransomware attack on Taiwanese PC maker MSI last month have leaked the company's private code signing...

Meta Uncovers Massive Social Media Cyber Espionage Operations Across South Asia

By: Three different threat actors leveraged hundreds of elaborate fictitious personas on Facebook and Instagram to target individuals located in South Asia as part of disparate attacks. "Each of these...

Tonto Team Uses Anti-Malware File to Launch Attacks on South Korean Institutions

By: Apr 28, 2023Ravie LakshmananMalware / Cyber Threat South Korean education, construction, diplomatic, and political institutions are at the receiving end of new attacks perpetrated by a China-aligned threat actor...
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