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Google researchers expose Iranian hackers' tool to steal emails from Gmail, Yahoo and Outlook

by AJ Vicens

Security researchers linked the program to the so-called Charming Kitty Iranian hacker group known to carry out intelligence operations.

Chinese hackers targeted U.S. political reporters just ahead of Jan. 6 attack, researchers say

by AJ Vicens

The previously unreported campaigns represent one of several ongoing nation-state attempts to hack journalists, the researchers said.

Analysis of well-known Iranian hacking group points to more purely financial attacks

by AJ Vicens

The government-linked hacking activity is both an intel-gathering effort as well as a money maker, researchers say.

Iranian government-backed hackers target critical infrastructure with ransomware, US says

by Tim Starks

The targets include local governments and the health care sector.

How alleged Iranian hackers are posing as an Israeli scientist to spy on US medical professionals

by Sean Lyngaas

Hacking is still central to the high-stakes spying game between Iran, Israel and the U.S.

Iran-linked spies used Christmas as cover for spearphishing, researchers say

by Joe Warminsky

The group known as Charming Kitten used malicious links to capture login credentials and steal data, CERTFA said.