Tags espionage

How Xi Jinping leveled-up China's hacking teams

by Dakota Cary

China's investments in cybersecurity education set the stage for a new, more prolific era of digital espionage.

Iranian hackers use Log4Shell to mine crypto on federal computer system

by AJ Vicens

A flaw in a ubiquitous open-source software library is still being exploited nearly a year after its discovery.

Researchers unearth hacking group that's been active, yet undetected for years

by AJ Vicens

The group has targeted telecommunications, internet service providers and universities in the Middle East and Africa, researchers said.

Sprawling, multi-year Iranian cyberespionage and surveillance group exposed in new report

by AJ Vicens

The Iranian cyberespionage group known as APT 42 is characterized by targeted spear phishing campaigns and extensive surveillance operations.

Lawmakers want to restrict user data sales to nations like China, Russia

by Tonya Riley

The bill tasks the Department of Commerce with creating new export rules.

Iranian hacking campaign that included former U.S. ambassador exposed

by AJ Vicens

The long-running operation involved hijacked email accounts, phony login pages and a legitimate ID verification service.