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Chinese government hackers targeted video game industry in attacks – cybersecurity firm

Aug 15, 2019 - 1:56 PM

The group reportedly injects malware in video game software from third-parties that then gets distributed to their victims through game updates.

APT41. Advanced Persistent Threat 41 targets the video game industry for money when not on the clock. Screenshot from YouTube video

PH twice likely to face cyberattacks than worldwide average

Apr 12, 2016 - 9:15 PM

FireEye representatives say at least 3 advanced persistent threat groups APTs and a number of other advanced threat actors are targeting the country

FIREEYE TEAM. Steve Ledzian, Eric Hoh, Tom Acero, and Marshall Heilman of FireEye. Photo by Victor Barreiro Jr./Rappler

Chinese military behind hackings?

Feb 19, 2013 - 2:12 PM

American computer security firm Mandiant points to the possibility of a long standing hacking group being a Chinese military unit

APT1 ACTIVITY. The activity of the most prolific Advanced Persistent Threat in cybersecurity. Screen shot from Mandiant report.