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April 9, 2020 - We review the top APT groups taking advantage of the current pandemic.
March 16, 2020 - We look at a spear phishing attack from APT36, an Advanced Persistent Threat group posing as the government of India and offering guidance on coronavirus. Instead, users are infected with a Crimson RAT that steals data.
October 22, 2019 - Bread crumbs left behind open up a possible connection between Magecart Group 5 and Carbanak.
February 22, 2019 - Next up in the Advanced Persistent Threat Files: APT1, a unit of the People's Liberation Army of China known for wide-scale and high-volume data collection on mostly English-speaking companies.
January 16, 2019 - While security companies are getting good at analyzing the tactics of nation-state threat actors, they still struggle with placing these actions in context and making solid risk assessments. So in this series, we're going to take a look at a few APT groups, and see how they fit into the larger threat landscape—starting with APT10.
An advanced persistent threat (APT) is a prolonged, targeted attack on a specific entity or entities with the intention of compromising their systems and gaining information from or about them. For more information, see this blog post on an in-depth look at APT and why cybersecurity professionals often groan at claims of APT attacks.
July 26, 2016 - An Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) is a prolonged, aimed attack on a specific target with the intention to compromise their system and gain information from or about that target. The target can be a person, an organization or a business.
October 28, 2015 - Do you keep the security of your devices in mind while out and about? Be aware of the risks, and behold a rare example of the so-called "Evil Maid" attack.