Threat Actors

Just Eat hacker, Grant West, is arrested on a train - Latest Virus Threats News

Just Eat hacker, Grant West, is arrested on a train

Trisis Masterminds Have Hacked U.S. Industrial Firms, New Research Claims - Latest Virus Threats News

Trisis Masterminds Have Hacked U.S. Industrial Firms, New Research Claims

Confucius: Decoding the cyber espionage threat actor's new modus operandi targeting Pakistani victims - Latest Virus Threats News

Confucius: Decoding the cyber espionage threat actor's new modus operandi targeting Pakistani victims

Confucius Update: New Tools and Techniques, Further Connections with Patchwork - Latest Virus Threats News

Confucius Update: New Tools and Techniques, Further Connections with Patchwork

Turla cyberespionage group switched to open-source malware - Latest Virus Threats News

Turla cyberespionage group switched to open-source malware

Infamous Turla espionage group shifts gears towards generic, open-source malware - Latest Virus Threats News

Infamous Turla espionage group shifts gears towards generic, open-source malware

Canada silent on potential threat of Iranian hackers - Latest Virus Threats News

Canada silent on potential threat of Iranian hackers

North Korea’s hackers—many living abroad—have nabbed it $650 million - Latest Virus Threats News

North Korea’s hackers—many living abroad—have nabbed it $650 million

Syrian 'Electronic Army' - two indicted for spear phishing & defacement - Latest Virus Threats News

Syrian 'Electronic Army' - two indicted for spear phishing & defacement

Brain Food botnet ensnares thousands of compromised web servers to dish out fake diet pills - Latest Virus Threats News

Brain Food botnet ensnares thousands of compromised web servers to dish out fake diet pills

Man Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison for DDoS Attacks, Firearm Charges - Latest Virus Threats News

Man Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison for DDoS Attacks, Firearm Charges

Beware the Black Axe Gang: Business Email Compromise Campaigns Observed in 2017 - Latest Virus Threats News

Beware the Black Axe Gang: Business Email Compromise Campaigns Observed in 2017

Two Members of Syrian Electronic Army Indicted for Conspiracy - Latest Virus Threats News

Two Members of Syrian Electronic Army Indicted for Conspiracy

Latin American “Bineros” Ramping Up Fraudulent Activity - Latest Virus Threats News

Latin American “Bineros” Ramping Up Fraudulent Activity

CHRYSENE Group Compromises a Target Machine and Passes the Victim to Another Group for Further Exploitation - Latest Virus Threats News

CHRYSENE Group Compromises a Target Machine and Passes the Victim to Another Group for Further Exploitation

APT 29 - Put up your Dukes - Latest Virus Threats News

APT 29 - Put up your Dukes

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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.