Threat Actors

Cobalt gang  found using new version of Threadkit exploit kit dubbed Cobint - Hacker News - Latest Virus Threats News

Cobalt gang found using new version of Threadkit exploit kit dubbed Cobint

Moldovian sentenced for stealing millions using Bugat banking malware - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Moldovian sentenced for stealing millions using Bugat banking malware

Cobalt Group remains active phishing threat to financial services - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Cobalt Group remains active phishing threat to financial services

235 members of dark web money counterfeiting gang busted - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

235 members of dark web money counterfeiting gang busted

Cyber espionage group Seedworm escalating attacks - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Cyber espionage group Seedworm escalating attacks

Seedworm cyberespionage group targeted government agencies, IT firms, NGOs and more - Hacker News - Latest Virus Threats News

Seedworm cyberespionage group targeted government agencies, IT firms, NGOs and more

Researchers: Syrian Electronic Army targeting secure messaging app users with spyware - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Researchers: Syrian Electronic Army targeting secure messaging app users with spyware

Experts analyzed MuddyWater Infection Chain - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Experts analyzed MuddyWater Infection Chain

Sednit Threat Group Adds Delphi Dropper and Mail Downloader to Zebrocy Toolset - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Sednit Threat Group Adds Delphi Dropper and Mail Downloader to Zebrocy Toolset

Chinese Police Arrest Dev Behind UNNAMED1989 WeChat Ransomware - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Chinese Police Arrest Dev Behind UNNAMED1989 WeChat Ransomware

TA505 targets the US retail industry with personalized attachments - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

TA505 targets the US retail industry with personalized attachments

Telescope Hobbyist Gets 2 Years in Prison for DDoS Attack on Astronomy Website - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Telescope Hobbyist Gets 2 Years in Prison for DDoS Attack on Astronomy Website

Cyber-espionage group uses Chrome extension to infect victims - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Cyber-espionage group uses Chrome extension to infect victims

Syrian Electronic Army Hackers Are Targeting Android Phones With Fake WhatsApp Attacks - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

Syrian Electronic Army Hackers Are Targeting Android Phones With Fake WhatsApp Attacks

London Blue: 50,000 execs are on the hit list of this phishing scam group - Hacker News - Latest Virus Threats News

London Blue: 50,000 execs are on the hit list of this phishing scam group

No Smoking Gun Tying Russia to Spear-Phishing Attack, Microsoft Says - Cyber security news - Latest Virus Threats News

No Smoking Gun Tying Russia to Spear-Phishing Attack, Microsoft Says

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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.