Hackers Hijack Software Updates

China-backed Hackers Hijack Software Updates to Implant “NSPX30” Spyware

China-backed Hackers Hijack Software Updates to Implant “NSPX30” Spyware A previously undocumented China-aligned threat actor has been linked to a set of adversary-in-the-middle (AitM) attacks that hijack update requests from legitimate software to deliver a sophisticated implant named NSPX30. Slovak cybersecurity firm ESET is tracking the advanced persistent threat (APT) Read more…

Iranian Hackers Masquerade as Journalists to Spy on Israel-Hamas War Experts

Iranian Hackers Masquerade as Journalists to Spy on Israel-Hamas War Experts

Iranian Hackers Masquerade as Journalists to Spy on Israel-Hamas War Experts Jan 18, 2024NewsroomCyber Espionage / Threat Intelligence High-profile individuals working on Middle Eastern affairs at universities and research organizations in Belgium, France, Gaza, Israel, the U.K., and the U.S. have been targeted by an Iranian cyber espionage group called Read more…

Crypto-Siphoning Phemedrone Stealer

Hackers Weaponize Windows Flaw to Deploy Crypto-Siphoning Phemedrone Stealer

Hackers Weaponize Windows Flaw to Deploy Crypto-Siphoning Phemedrone Stealer Jan 16, 2024NewsroomCryptocurrency / Windows Security Threat actors have been observed leveraging a now-patched security flaw in Microsoft Windows to deploy an open-source information stealer called Phemedrone Stealer. “Phemedrone targets web browsers and data from cryptocurrency wallets and messaging apps such Read more…

Zero-Day Flaws in Ivanti

Chinese Hackers Exploit Zero-Day Flaws in Ivanti Connect Secure and Policy Secure

Chinese Hackers Exploit Zero-Day Flaws in Ivanti Connect Secure and Policy Secure Jan 11, 2024NewsroomCybersecurity / Zero-Day A pair of zero-day flaws identified in Ivanti Connect Secure (ICS) and Policy Secure have been chained by suspected China-linked nation-state actors to breach less than 10 customers. Cybersecurity firm Volexity, which identified Read more…