Threat Actors

Cyberwar against NATO: Who are Earworm and APT28? - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Cyberwar against NATO: Who are Earworm and APT28?

Researchers suggest Gorgon Group behind hacking spree that abused Bit.ly and Blogspot functionalities - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Researchers suggest Gorgon Group behind hacking spree that abused Bit.ly and Blogspot functionalities

Brazilian Hackers Described as Adaptable Pirates - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Brazilian Hackers Described as Adaptable Pirates

Russian Hackers Scrambled to Erase Digital Footprints After Triton Attribution Report - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Russian Hackers Scrambled to Erase Digital Footprints After Triton Attribution Report

DNS Tunneling in the Wild: Overview of OilRig’s DNS Tunneling - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

DNS Tunneling in the Wild: Overview of OilRig’s DNS Tunneling

Failed student jailed for Silk Road, dark web drug profiteering - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Failed student jailed for Silk Road, dark web drug profiteering

Bayrob malware gang convicted of infecting over 400,000 computers worldwide, stealing millions through online auction fraud - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Bayrob malware gang convicted of infecting over 400,000 computers worldwide, stealing millions through online auction fraud

Dissecting the activities and operations of FIN6 threat actor group - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Dissecting the activities and operations of FIN6 threat actor group

Corrected: Spokesman for Hacker Group Anonymous Arrested in Texas - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Corrected: Spokesman for Hacker Group Anonymous Arrested in Texas

APT28 and Upcoming Elections: evidence of possible interference - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

APT28 and Upcoming Elections: evidence of possible interference

Hamas-Linked Threat Actor's Infrastructure Disrupted - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Hamas-Linked Threat Actor's Infrastructure Disrupted

Reveton ransomware distributor faces jail time of six years - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Reveton ransomware distributor faces jail time of six years

Notorious Hacking Forum And Black Market Darkode Is Back Online - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Notorious Hacking Forum And Black Market Darkode Is Back Online

A New Breed of ATM Hackers Gets in Through a Bank’s Network - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

A New Breed of ATM Hackers Gets in Through a Bank’s Network

'MuddyWater' APT Spotted Attacking Android - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

'MuddyWater' APT Spotted Attacking Android

Gaza Cybergang defrauded high-profile victims across many countries - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Gaza Cybergang defrauded high-profile victims across many countries

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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.