F-Secure cyber security experts: The target is the banking/finance sector. The motivations are three: data theft, data integrity and sabotage, and direct financial theft.
The US agency confirms it in a note. However, it doesn’t believe that any missions were jeopardized by the cyber attack. A Federal investigation is ongoing.
The Yoroi-Cybaze cyber security experts: The group launchs cyber attacks with macro-embedded document as initial vector, to spread the POWERSTAT backdoor.
After US, UK and Australia, also New Zealand blocks the Chinese company from providing 5G technology. There is a “significant network security risk”.
Yoroi - Cybaze ZLab cyber security experts analyze the malspam campaign of the Sload-ITA group (aka TH-163), which uses TTP similar to those of APT29.
Pay maximum attention if you shop online. Cyber criminals prepared a lot of bad tricks to steal money and break your cyber security. From fake apps and gift cards to phishing.
The Foreign Affairs Department issued a tender call to hire a company to test employees with phoney phishing messages. Aim: increase the cyber security and awareness.
Ramilli: We will combine our respective skills to build the main Italian Cyber Security group. He and Pierluigi Paganini will lead a federation of over 140 experts.
The goals are cyber espionage and intellectual property theft against US critical infrastructure sectors. From IT to Energy and Healthcare.
The main issue is the cyber security of the elections against foreign cyber attacks. Focus also on cybercrime, use of Internet to recruit and spread violence.