Intelligence, information warfare, cyber warfare, electronic warfare – what they are and how Russia is using them in Ukraine

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  Russian forces have the capability to jam signals from satellites, affecting communications and navigation. Vitaly V. Kuzmin/Wikimedia, CC BY-NC-SA Justin Pelletier, Rochester Institute of Technology Russia…

Budget 2022: $9.9 billion towards cyber security aims to make Australia a key ‘offensive’ cyber player

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  Paul Haskell-Dowland, Edith Cowan University In the 2022 federal budget, Treasurer Josh Frydenberg launched a range of vote-winning initiatives – one of which included a breathtaking…

Treasury Department sanctions alleged Russian cyber-espionage, disinformation sources

Written by Suzanne Smalley Mar 3, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP The Biden administration on Thursday sanctioned Russian oligarchs and organizations for their role in spreading disinformation and supporting Russian President Vladimir…

‘PseudoManuscrypt’ Mass Spyware Campaign Targets 35K Systems

It’s similar to Lazarus’s Manuscrypt malware, but the new spyware is splattering itself onto government organizations and ICS in a non-Lazarus-like, untargeted wave of attacks. Researchers have tracked new spyware…

‘Seedworm’ Attackers Target Telcos in Asia, Middle East

The focused attacks aimed at cyberespionage and lateral movement appear to hint at further ambitions by the group, including supply-chain threats. Attackers targeting telcos across the Middle East and Asia…

SolarWinds Attackers Spotted Using New Tactics, Malware

One year after the disruptive supply-chain attacks, researchers have observed two new clusters of activity from the Russia-based actors that signal a significant threat may be brewing. One year after…

Meet Lyceum: Iranian hackers targeting telecoms, ISPs

Researchers have provided a deep dive into the activities of Lyceum, an Iranian threat group focused on infiltrating the networks of telecoms companies and internet service providers (ISPs).  Lyceum, also…

Zoho Password Manager Flaw Torched by Godzilla Webshell

A new campaign is prying apart a known security vulnerability in the Zoho ManageEngine ADSelfService Plus password manager, researchers warned over the weekend. The threat actors have managed to exploit…

Lazarus Attackers Turn to the IT Supply Chain

Kaspersky researchers saw The North Korean state APT use a new variant of the BlindingCan RAT to breach a Latvian IT vendor and then a South Korean think tank. Lazarus…

Podcast: Could the Zoho Flaw Trigger SolarWinds 2.0?

Companies are worried that the highly privileged password app could let attackers deep inside an enterprise’s footprint, says Redscan’s George Glass. A month ago, the FBI, CISA and the U.S.…