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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

Elite North Korean hacker group tied to bank attacks

Oct 04, 2018 - 12:12 AM

A report by the cybersecurity firm FireEye says the newly identified group dubbed APT38 is the source of cyberattacks on global banks that has netted 'hundreds of millions' of dollars

North Korea cyber threat 'more aggressive than China' – US firm

Feb 20, 2018 - 9:33 PM

It is the first time that FireEye had used the designation 'Advanced Persistent Threat' for a North Korean-based group

Chinese cyber spies hack Taiwan ruling party – security firm

Jun 02, 2016 - 6:34 PM

California based FireEye says the Taiwanese party s website came under attack in early April redirecting visitors to a fake website

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

Security firm intern accused of creating Dendroid malware

Jul 16, 2015 - 3:55 PM

The Dendroid malware can be used to remotely take pictures using the phone camera record audio and video listen in on calls and texts and steal data

DARKODE SEIZURE. Screen shot of the seizure notice on the Darkode website.

PH likely target of cyber spying campaign?

May 19, 2015 - 6:26 PM

Cyber security firm FireEye says an advanced persistent threat group is likely linked to the Chinese government and targets governments firms and journalists in Southeast Asia

Chinese hackers targeted SE Asia, India for last decade – report

Apr 13, 2015 - 3:54 PM

The hackers dubbed APT30 have been systematically stealing sensitive information since 2005 targeting governments corporations and journalists with interest in China

Skype chats compromised Syrian rebels – researchers

Feb 02, 2015 - 11:45 PM

The hackers lured victims into online chats with attractive female avatars eventually delivering a malware laden photo that allowed the operators of the scheme to steal scores of documents that shed valuable insight into military operations planned against President Bashar al Assad s forces