Cyber Espionage

LONDON, March 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Download the full report: https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/5360515 The global cyber warfare market is expected to reach USD 91.75 billion by 2025, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. The increasing number of cyber-attacks are emerging as a significant threat across the globe. The dependence of organizations on information […]

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Chinese President Xi Jinping / Getty Images BY: Bill Gertz Follow @BillGertz March 26, 2018 3:03 pm China’s government is engaged in a systematic program of cyber attacks on American and foreign companies, according to a US government trade report made… read more at: http://freebeacon.com/national-security/asia-times-u-s-trade-report-lays-bare-chinese-government-cyber-espionage/

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China’s government is engaged in a systematic program of cyber attacks on American and foreign companies, according to a US government trade report made public last week. The cyber intrusions into corporate networks are one of four areas identified by the office of the US Trade Representative as unfair trading practices. These have prompted the […]

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According to The Times, Kaspersky Lab has warned users it’s detected a malicious code in the program “Slingshot,” which allows it to hack into routers and spy on Internet activity. The malware, which appears to have targeted Islamists, was reportedly discovered in Afghanistan, Iraq, Kenya, Sudan, Somali, Turkey and Yemen.  READ MORE: ‘Masterpiece’ Malware: Kaspersky Lab Detects Indestructible Computer Virus Kaspersky Lab, […]

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The U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) has indicted nine Iranian nationals with cyberespionage for cyberattacks that resulted in the theft of more than 30TB of data from domestic and foreign universities, commercial companies and government institutions. According to the indictment, the suspects were either leaders, contractors, associates, hackers-for-hire or affiliates of an Iranian commercial entity […]

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According to The Times, Kaspersky Lab has warned users it’s detected a malicious code in the program “Slingshot,” which allows it to hack into routers and spy on Internet activity. The malware, which appears to have targeted Islamists, was reportedly discovered in Afghanistan, Iraq, Kenya, Sudan, Somali, Turkey and Yemen.  READ MORE: ‘Masterpiece’ Malware: Kaspersky Lab Detects Indestructible Computer Virus Kaspersky Lab, […]

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The nation state threat posed by Iran and North Korea is very real. Both have evolved into formidable adversaries for both government and industry. When confronted with the knowledge that either of these country’s intelligence apparatus has their crosshairs ranged in on a country or company, there isn’t an infosec team that doesn’t belt themselves […]

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On March 9, the leading Russia-based cybersecurity company reported their research on a program it called Slingshot, which used a highly sophisticated approach to infect computers with malware through infected routers. The operation had targeted computers throughout the Middle East and some parts of Africa since at least 2012, and required a lot of money […]

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