Chinese APT Group, Used Stolen NSA Hacking Tools Before Shadow Brokers

A group with links to the government of China was using hacking tools developed by the NSA even before they are believed to have been stolen, a new report contends. New evidence has emerged that Chinese state-sponsored cyber criminals used hacking tools stolen from the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) and released by the group Shadow Brokers in 2017 even before that leak occurred. The news raises more questions about…

May 9, 2019

Point Blank Gamers Targeted with Backdoor Malware

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April 24, 2019

Mysterious Trisis Malware Strikes Again

Researchers at the firm FireEye warn that TRITON, a type of malware that targets industrial control safety systems, has resurfaced at a facility in the Middle East. The TRITON/TRISIS malware–which surfaced a year and a half ago and shut down an oil refinery in Saudi Arabia–has claimed its second known victim, hitting another critical-infrastructure facility in the Middle East, according to cybersecurity firm FireEye. Researchers revealed in a blog post…

April 11, 2019