SolarWinds hackers, Nobelium, hit cloud providers and resellers

So far, Microsoft has informed 140 companies about the new attack campaign being carried out by Nobelium 14 of which were compromised by the group. The IT security researchers at…

Latest Russian espionage activity is broader than SolarWinds-style hacking effort, Microsoft's Tom Burt says

Written by Tim Starks Oct 25, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP An apparent espionage campaign from the same Russian hacking group that breached the U.S. federal contractor SolarWinds in 2020 differed from…

Russian spies compromised 14 tech providers, aiming to 'piggyback' on customer access, Microsoft says

Written by Jeff Stone Oct 25, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Suspected Russian spies who exploited a federal contractor to breach nine U.S. government agencies last year have continued targeting technology supply…

NSA and CISA Release Security Tips Regarding VPN Security

The National Security Agency (NSA) and the U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) have issued guidance for strengthening the security of virtual private network (VPN) services. The document was…

Microsoft warns of Nobelium hackers using FoggyWeb backdoor

Microsoft has warned of a new FoggyWeb backdoor being used by Nobelium, the same state-sponsored hacking group believed to be responsible for SolarWinds supply-chain attacks. According to Microsoft, the notorious…

A Custom Malware Is Used by Nobelium APT to Backdoor Windows Domains

The Nobelium hacking group is using a new malware to deploy additional payloads and steal sensitive info from the Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) servers. Cozy Bear is a…