Threat Actors

Criminal ordered to repay £120,000 cyberfraud windfall - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Criminal ordered to repay £120,000 cyberfraud windfall

Greece U-Turns — Now Approves Mr. Bitcoin's Extradition To Russia - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Greece U-Turns — Now Approves Mr. Bitcoin's Extradition To Russia

GAW Miners CEO earns prison time for defrauding customers of $9 million - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

GAW Miners CEO earns prison time for defrauding customers of $9 million

North Korea calls WannaCry indictment a smear campaign, claims hacker does not exist - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

North Korea calls WannaCry indictment a smear campaign, claims hacker does not exist

Chinese threat group APT10 targeting Japanese organizations with UPPERCUT backdoor - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Chinese threat group APT10 targeting Japanese organizations with UPPERCUT backdoor

China-linked APT10 Hackers Update Attack Techniques - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

China-linked APT10 Hackers Update Attack Techniques

BEC scam artist ordered to pay back $2.5 million, lands hefty prison sentence - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

BEC scam artist ordered to pay back $2.5 million, lands hefty prison sentence

Russian hacker pleads guilty to running Kelihos botnet to harvest credentials, distribute spam and more - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Russian hacker pleads guilty to running Kelihos botnet to harvest credentials, distribute spam and more

Email scam: Nigerian 'ran ring from Sydney detention centre' - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Email scam: Nigerian 'ran ring from Sydney detention centre'

Prison for man who assisted scareware scheme that targeted newspaper website - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Prison for man who assisted scareware scheme that targeted newspaper website

Kelihos botnet operator pleads guilty - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Kelihos botnet operator pleads guilty

OilRig Launching Attack Campaigns With Updated BONDUPDATER Trojan - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

OilRig Launching Attack Campaigns With Updated BONDUPDATER Trojan

Latvian hacker sentenced to 33 months in prison for scareware scheme - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Latvian hacker sentenced to 33 months in prison for scareware scheme

Russian hacker pleads guilty for role in Kelihos botnet - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Russian hacker pleads guilty for role in Kelihos botnet

Researchers Observe Threat Actor Using Varied Tools and Payloads to Distribute Monero Miners - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Researchers Observe Threat Actor Using Varied Tools and Payloads to Distribute Monero Miners

California street gangs busted for cybercrime wave - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

California street gangs busted for cybercrime wave

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This category provides expertly curated cyber security news on the state and non-state cyber criminals. It is important for any cyber security professional or a team to keep a tab on the activities of the threat actors. It is a well-known fact that every threat actor has a unique attack print or a distinct attack modus operandi that helps the security professionals identify them. It is always good for any security professional to be aware of what the threat actors are up to with our latest virus threats news. Also, every day new group of hackers with new attack methods are identified by the security organizations across the globe.

In addition to keeping a tab on latest virus threats, it is also important to be aware of threat actors which are mainly divided into three categories:

  • Hacktivists
These are the tech-savvy people who are normally motivated by morality. One of the most well-known hacktivists group right now is Anonymous. Their actions are socially and politically motivated and they attack for the purpose of gaining attention about a particular cause.
  • Cyber Criminals
They usually threaten the financial services sector and the scope of their latest virus threats are constantly expanding.
  • Terrorist Groups
The main aim of cyber terrorist groups is to use any country’s critical infrastructure to disrupt the way of life that is done through latest virus threats and distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks.

All these advanced threat actors are entering the networks in a way which surpass the radar of existing information security technologies, creating various hidden network threats. With our latest virus threats news and updates on recent activities on threat actors, you can identify the threat actor presence. Our cyber threat news on malicious threat actors eradicates advanced persistent threats and also helps you in improving your prevention measures.

For protection from all these types of cyber threat actors, the companies must focus on improving the security of their data by keeping their employees updated with the latest virus threats. Businesses must use the latest processes and technologies to prevent the threat actors from accessing company’s confidential data for their own gain.