Research points to a Chinese hacking effort targeting a Russian border unit

Written by AJ Vicens Apr 27, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP The Chinese government hacking group seen targeting European governments and non-governmental organizations in early March may have also been going after…

Russian, Chinese, Belarusian hackers increasingly using Ukraine-themed lures in attacks, Google observes

Written by AJ Vicens Mar 30, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Within the last two weeks, a Russia-based hacking group has targeted several U.S. nongovernmental organizations and think tanks, the military of…

Against backdrop of Russian-Ukraine war, researchers witness flurry of nation-aligned hacking

Written by AJ Vicens Mar 8, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Hackers believed to be associated with the governments of Russia, Belarus and China are targeting Ukraine, Poland and European governments, researchers…

Palestinian hacking group evolving with new malware, researchers say

Written by AJ Vicens Feb 8, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP A Palestinian-aligned hacking group has targeted Middle Eastern governments, foreign policy think tanks and a state-affiliated airline with a new malware…

Phone scammers use COVID-19 vaccine appointments to try tricking victims into downloading malware

Hackers are targeting American and Canadian victims with a malware strain that used coronavirus-themed messages to dupe users into downloading software that collects their personal information, according to findings published…