SolarWinds hackers set up phony media outlets to trick targets

Written by Tonya Riley May 3, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP The Russian hacking group behind the SolarWinds hack, Nobelium, is setting up new infrastructure to launch attacks using old tricks, researchers…

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…

New Ceeloader Malware Used By Russian-backed Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) Organization Nobelium

Nobelium is a Russian-backed advanced persistent threat (APT) organization that achieved attention towards the end of 2020 after breaching SolarWinds’ software development supply chain to obtain access to espionage targets,…

Hackers are using this new malware which hides between blocks of junk code

A Russian-government back hacking group linked to the SolarWinds supply chain attack has developed new malware which has been used to conduct attacks against businesses and governments in North America and Europe…

SolarWinds hackers kept busy in the year since the seminal hack, Mandiant finds

Written by AJ Vicens Dec 6, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Hackers associated with the SolarWinds supply chain compromise have been busy in the year since that attack was revealed, compromising multiple…

This sneaky trick lets attackers smuggle malware onto your network

Microsoft has flagged a relatively new style of attack, dubbed “HTML smuggling”, which is being used in email campaigns that deploy banking malware and remote access Trojans (RATs), and as…

Microsoft warns over uptick in password spraying attacks

Cyber attackers aren’t just looking for software flaws, supply chain weakness, and open RDP connections. The other key asset hackers are after is identities, especially account details that will give…

Microsoft warns over uptick in password spraying attacks

Cyber attackers aren’t just looking for software flaws, supply chain weakness, and open RDP connections. The other key asset hackers are after is identities, especially account details that will give…

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…

Nobelium APT Group: A New Supply Chain Attack where Tech Resellers Are Targeted

Nobelium APT group, the one behind the famous SolarWinds attack and also associated with Russia’s spy agency, seems to reenter the threat landscape scene. This time its targets are tech resellers,…