Threat Actors

Julian Assange hits back after CIA director likens WikiLeaks to Isis and Hezbollah - Latest Virus Threats News

Julian Assange hits back after CIA director likens WikiLeaks to Isis and Hezbollah

Hackers linked to Chinese government used mobile malware to spy on ethnic minority - Latest Virus Threats News

Hackers linked to Chinese government used mobile malware to spy on ethnic minority

Police: Unpaid $7 Waffle House bill leads to ID theft ring - Latest Virus Threats News

Police: Unpaid $7 Waffle House bill leads to ID theft ring

Gambling machine guru Blaine Graboyes bets big on security - Latest Virus Threats News

Gambling machine guru Blaine Graboyes bets big on security

Dark Web: Hackers are selling customised ATM malware that comes complete with video tutorials - Latest Virus Threats News

Dark Web: Hackers are selling customised ATM malware that comes complete with video tutorials

Leviathan group targets maritime industry with custom malware - Latest Virus Threats News

Leviathan group targets maritime industry with custom malware

IRS Cybercrime Agent Lurks Dark Web Subreddit Looking For Hackers - Latest Virus Threats News

IRS Cybercrime Agent Lurks Dark Web Subreddit Looking For Hackers

Researchers say hackers responsible for 2013 Microsoft, Facebook breaches have disappeared - Latest Virus Threats News

Researchers say hackers responsible for 2013 Microsoft, Facebook breaches have disappeared

Chinese Groups Attack Japanese Firms, Resurrect Old Malware - Latest Virus Threats News

Chinese Groups Attack Japanese Firms, Resurrect Old Malware

Internal Actors -- Their Growth, Their Threat - Latest Virus Threats News

Internal Actors -- Their Growth, Their Threat

Fin7 weaponization of DDE is just their latest slick move, say researchers - Latest Virus Threats News

Fin7 weaponization of DDE is just their latest slick move, say researchers

What is cyber terrorism? - Latest Virus Threats News

What is cyber terrorism?

WikiLeaks' Julian Assange tweets mysterious code – is a new leak about to be released? - Latest Virus Threats News

WikiLeaks' Julian Assange tweets mysterious code – is a new leak about to be released?

APT28: A complex Mac virus that may signal the shape of tomorrow’s malware - Latest Virus Threats News

APT28: A complex Mac virus that may signal the shape of tomorrow’s malware

Lazarus: North Korean hackers suspected to have stolen millions in Taiwan bank cyberheist - Latest Virus Threats News

Lazarus: North Korean hackers suspected to have stolen millions in Taiwan bank cyberheist

Hacking the mind of a hacker: decoding the psychology of a cyber criminal - Latest Virus Threats News

Hacking the mind of a hacker: decoding the psychology of a cyber criminal

Read about the latest news on the virus, cyber threat actors

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.