Chinese Antivirus Firm Was Part of APT41 ‘Supply Chain’ Attack

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 22:03:21 +0000

The U.S. Justice Department this week indicted seven Chinese nationals for a decade-long hacking spree that targeted more than 100 high-tech and online gaming companies. The government alleges the men used malware-laced phishing emails and “supply chain” attacks to steal data from companies and their customers. One of the alleged hackers was first profiled here in 2012 as the owner of a Chinese antivirus firm.

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Maze: the ransomware that introduced an extra twist

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Fri, 29 May 2020 15:00:00 +0000

Maze ransomware attacks featured the first group of cyber-criminals to add the threat of publishing exfiltrated data to the ransomware business model

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Pulse VPN patched their vulnerability, but businesses are trailing behind

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Fri, 18 Oct 2019 16:36:36 +0000

After a vulnerability in a popular business VPN solutions was discussed at length and an easy to use exploit is availbale, organizations still fail to apply the patch. What’s up?

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