Threat Actors

Barclays Bank Insider Sentenced for Role in Dridex Plot - Latest Virus Threats News

Barclays Bank Insider Sentenced for Role in Dridex Plot

Former Botmaster, ‘Darkode’ Founder is CTO of Hacked Bitcoin Mining Firm ‘NiceHash’ - Latest Virus Threats News

Former Botmaster, ‘Darkode’ Founder is CTO of Hacked Bitcoin Mining Firm ‘NiceHash’

Career criminal tried to buy hand grenades on the dark web with bitcoin - Latest Virus Threats News

Career criminal tried to buy hand grenades on the dark web with bitcoin

Lazarus Group Targets Bitcoin Company - Latest Virus Threats News

Lazarus Group Targets Bitcoin Company

Another Russian Hacker Claims He's The One Who Hacked The DNC - Latest Virus Threats News

Another Russian Hacker Claims He's The One Who Hacked The DNC

I.T. Specialist Arrested for Allegedly Hacking into Servers of North Suburban Company Where He Formerly Worked as Contractor - Latest Virus Threats News

I.T. Specialist Arrested for Allegedly Hacking into Servers of North Suburban Company Where He Formerly Worked as Contractor

Why Hackers Are in Such High Demand, and How They're Affecting Business Culture - Latest Virus Threats News

Why Hackers Are in Such High Demand, and How They're Affecting Business Culture

Europe’s Hacktivists Set Sights on Political Entities - Latest Virus Threats News

Europe’s Hacktivists Set Sights on Political Entities

N.J. Man Admits Running Mirai Botnet Responsible for 2016 Web Crash - Latest Virus Threats News

N.J. Man Admits Running Mirai Botnet Responsible for 2016 Web Crash

Malicious Cryptominers from GitHub - Latest Virus Threats News

Malicious Cryptominers from GitHub

Italian magistrates look to drop Hacking Team probe, blame U.S. - Latest Virus Threats News

Italian magistrates look to drop Hacking Team probe, blame U.S.

Untangling the Patchwork Cyberespionage Group - Latest Virus Threats News

Untangling the Patchwork Cyberespionage Group

OilRig Performs Tests on the TwoFace Webshell - Latest Virus Threats News

OilRig Performs Tests on the TwoFace Webshell

Untangling the Patchwork Cyberespionage Group - Latest Virus Threats News

Untangling the Patchwork Cyberespionage Group

North Korea-based hacker groups are increasingly attacking financial institutions and Bitcoin exchanges: Report - Latest Virus Threats News

North Korea-based hacker groups are increasingly attacking financial institutions and Bitcoin exchanges: Report

Hacker Group Anonymous Threatens Cyberattack On US Govt. Again, Announces Target Websites - Latest Virus Threats News

Hacker Group Anonymous Threatens Cyberattack On US Govt. Again, Announces Target Websites

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.