Cyber Espionage

Type: Keyphrase
Name: Cyber Espionage
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 2 reports

Cyberespionage Phishing Attack, Backoff Malware Spreads, Retail Breach and more | TWIC – October 24, 2014

Each week, the PhishLabs team posts The Week in Cybercrime (TWIC) to recap noteworthy cybercrime articles and reports (open source). Think community financial institutions aren’t in the crosshairs for account takeover? Think again. (PhishLabs) There is ... [Published Security Bloggers Network - 7 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Chinas Internet

Together with the United States and Russia, China has emerged as one of the world's great cyber powers. Over 600 million Chinese are connected to the Internet, the majority via mobile devices. And China's top leadership has ambitious plans to turn China ... [Published IISS - 12 hours ago]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 4 reports

Cyberespionage group launches sophisticated phishing attacks against Outlook Web App users

A cyberespionage group has been using advanced spear-phishing techniques to steal email log-in credentials from the employees of military agencies, embassies, defense contractors and international media outlets that use Office 365’s Outlook Web App.The ... [Published CIO Magazine - 23 hours ago]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

US Military Officials, Defense Firms Targeted In 'Operation Pawn Storm'

Cyber espionage attackers "did their homework" in an attack campaign that has intensified in the wake of US-Russian tensions. ... [Published Dark Reading - All Stories - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 2 reports

Sednit Malware Used In Operation Pawn Storm Cyber Espionage Campaign

Cyber espionage activity has become a common thing these days but the way the threat actors run the attacks is still quite interesting, especially in the case of those that have been in the business for almost a decade.Security researchers at Trend Micro ... [Published Softpedia - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Why was America’s top spy also a fertilizer day-trader?

Fertilizer is a strategic commodity, and that’s no load of manure.In fact, it’s potash—a mineral salt mined from the ground to add nitrogen to industrial fertilizer production. In the past several years, the production of this valued commodity has been ... [Published Quartz - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Operation Pawn Storm is targeting military, government and media agencies

Trend Micro discovered a cyber-espionage operation dubbed  Operation Pawn Storm, which is targeting military, government and media entities worldwide. A new cyber espionage operation targeting military, government and media agencies on a global scale ... [Published Security Affairs - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

A Closer Look at the Sandworm Cyber Espionage Threat

Dune is my favorite book of all time. I have read the original  Dune trilogy  more than once, and I have read many of the subsequent and peripheral titles related to the epic Dune saga. I used to own and  study the Dune Encyclopedia  to learn about the ... [Published Midsize Insider - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 5 reports

More than half billion financial records stolen in the past year, says FBI

Staples is the latest retailer to admit to a credit and debit card breachShareToolsA whopping 519 million financial records have been stolen by hackers over the last 12 months, with 439 million of those records pilfered in just the last six months, according ... [Published FierceITSecurity - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 2 reports

China again blames US for disrupted cybersecurity talks

China claimed on Sunday the U.S. has derailed cybersecurity cooperation between the two countries and that it doesn’t tolerate hacking.The statement came a day after Yang Jiechi, a state councilor who deals with foreign affairs, held discussions on Saturday ... [Published CIO Magazine - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 2 reports

US and China look to manage differences, cooperate against threats

America and China’s top diplomats stressed the need to manage differences and cooperate against global threats including Islamic State and Ebola, as they sought to warm the mood between their countries ahead of a summit next month.“There are many areas ... [Published Dhaka Tribune - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 2 reports

US, China pledge to ‘manage’ differences

Ahead of President Obama’s visit to China next month, the U.S. and China pledged to “manage” their differences and cooperate on critical issues facing the world.Secretary of State John Kerry said the two countries are “working hard” together on Ebola, ... [Published The Hill - Oct 18 2014]

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...on prices and output," said Craig Pirrong, a finance professor and commodities expert at the University of Houston's Bauer College of Business. "Strange things happen in the potash market. It's a closed market. Whenever you have Russians and Chinese being big players, a lot of stuff goes on in the shadows." The same day that Alexander moved his Potash Corp. shares, he also divested himself of his holdings in China-based Aluminum Corp...
Kaspersky Lab chairman and CEO Eugene Kaspersky said: "Such public-private co-operation is vital for improving security in cyber-space."
...claims that the existing, mostly voluntary and ad hoc, nature of information-sharing between businesses, governments and Member States results in "uncoordinated regulatory interventions, incoherent strategies and divergent standards, leading to insufficient protection against NIS across the EU." [6] The Commission expressed similar sentiments as far back as 2001,[7] though regulatory measures to combat cybercrime since then have been largely sectoral...
...Again, the victims are saddled with SEDNIT/Sofacy malware. "Our investigation into Pawn Storm has shown that the attackers have done their homework. Their choices of targets and the use of SEDNIT malware indicate the attackers are very experienced; SEDNIT has been designed to penetrate their targets’ defenses and remain persistent in order to capture as much information as they can" the researchers noted

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Chinas Internet [Published IISS - 12 hours ago]
'Spear-phishing' tactics becoming more sophisti... [Published Federal Times - 13 hours ago]
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Russian/Chinese cyber-security pact raises conc... [Published SC Magazine UK - 17 hours ago]
EU Network and Information Security Directive [Published SCL.org - 18 hours ago]
Russia & China to cooperate on cybersecurity am... [Published SiliconANGLE - 22 hours ago]
Cyberespionage group launches sophisticated phi... [Published CIO Magazine - 23 hours ago]
Cyberespionage group launches sophisticated phi... [Published PC World: Techlog - 23 hours ago]
Cyberespionage group launches sophisticated phi... [Published Computerworld - Security RSS feed - 23 hours ago]
Cyberespionage group launches sophisticated phi... [Published Techworld.com Security - Oct 24 2014]
US Military Officials, Defense Firms Targeted I... [Published Dark Reading - All Stories - Oct 24 2014]
Sednit Malware Used In Operation Pawn Storm Cyb... [Published Softpedia - Oct 23 2014]
Operation Pawn Storm: Varied targets and attack... [Published Net Security - Oct 23 2014]
Operation Pawn Storm a Cyberthreat Against Gove... [Published HackSurfer Articles - Oct 23 2014]
Why was America’s top spy also a fertilizer day... [Published Quartz - Oct 23 2014]
Operation Pawn Storm: Varied targets and attack... [Published Help Net Security - News - Oct 23 2014]
What you need to know about new zero day that h... [Published PC World - Oct 23 2014]
Operation Pawn Storm is targeting military, gov... [Published Security Affairs - Oct 23 2014]
China linked to cyber attacks on Taiwan exploit... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Oct 23 2014]
Navy Stands Up Cyber Security Task Force [Published DefenseTech online - Oct 23 2014]
Are you a defender or a victim? ASIO’s warning ... [Published Smart Company Australia - Oct 22 2014]
Patch for Windows flaw can be bypassed, prompts... [Published SC Magazine US - Oct 22 2014]
Why Was the NSA Chief Playing the Market? [Published Foreign Policy Magazine - Oct 22 2014]
Cisco supply chain CSO talks cradle to grave se... [Published SC Magazine US - Oct 22 2014]
'Operation Pawn Storm' Cyber-Espionage Campaign... [Published Security Week - Oct 22 2014]
'Operation Pawn Storm' Cyber-Espionage Campaign... [Published SecurityWeek RSS Feed - Oct 22 2014]
Defending Against the Dragonfly Cybersecurity A... [Published Control Global - Oct 22 2014]
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Cyberespionage Phishing Attack, Backoff Malware... [Published Security Bloggers Network - 7 hours ago]
Each week, the PhishLabs team posts The Week in Cybercrime (TWIC) to recap noteworthy cybercrime articles and reports (open source). Think community financial institutions aren’t in the crosshairs for account takeover? Think again. (PhishLabs) There is ...
Keith Alexander Now Being Vetted By Everybody F... [Published Techdirt - 12 hours ago]
Former NSA head Keith Alexander continues to draw the sort of attention he probably hoped he had left behind by resigning his post. His questionable business venture -- a private banking security firm seemingly dependent on patents and methods polished ...
Cyberespionage Phishing Attack, Backoff Malware... [Published Security Bloggers Network - 14 hours ago]
Each week, the PhishLabs team posts The Week in Cybercrime (TWIC) to recap noteworthy cybercrime articles and reports (open source). ...
Russia & China to cooperate on cybersecurity am... [Published SiliconANGLE - 22 hours ago]
Russia and China are on the verge of signing a unique cybersecurity cooperation agreement that would allow the two states to conduct “joint cybersecurity operations”, according to reports in Russian media. The Russian-language site Kommersant, which ...
Cyberespionage group launches sophisticated phi... [Published PC World: Techlog - 23 hours ago]
A cyberespionage group has been using advanced spear-phishing techniques to steal email log-in credentials from the employees of military agencies, embassies, defense contractors and international media outlets that use Office 365’s Outlook Web App. ...
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China's Cyberspying [Published Wall Street Journal What's News - May 30 2014]
China denounces U.S. cyber espionage charges [Published Reuters Video: Top News - May 20 2014]
Deal making frenzy grips Wall Street [Published Reuters Video: Top News - May 20 2014]
Deal making frenzy grips Wall Street [Published Reuters Video: Business - May 20 2014]
Deal making frenzy grips Wall Street [Published Reuters Video: Top News - May 19 2014]
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