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ESET finds hacking group XDSpy that was undetected for a decade

ESET finds hacking group XDSpy that was undetected for a decade

A rare APT has gone undetected for nine years, since 2011. The APT is a hacker group named XDSpy, and it targeted both privately-held and government-run companies based in Belarus, Russia, Serbia, Moldova, and Ukraine.  The Slovakian cyber-security firm ESET discovered the new state-sponsor... Read more

date2 years ago
ESET has the expertise, but also a central position in Europe

ESET has the expertise, but also a central position in Europe

During the recent ESET Press Tour in Bratislava, we received an update about what the security company is currently doing and what the plans for the future are. Last year we were also present, and then, it turned out that the company had a clear vision about where it wanted to go in the future: to ... Read more

date3 years ago
Botnet uses YouTube to mine cryptocurrency

Botnet uses YouTube to mine cryptocurrency

A pre-existing botnet has changed its behaviour by switching to cryptomining. To do this, it uses YouTube as part of its process. The change was discovered on Tuesday by ESET security researchers. The Statinko botnet, which has been active since 2012, was previously used as part of a large-scale... Read more

date3 years ago
Thales adds ESET cyber threat information to threat intel-center

Thales adds ESET cyber threat information to threat intel-center

Thales and security company ESET have announced that they will work together. The aim is to integrate ESET cyber threat intelligence into the Cyber Threat Intelligence centre. This collaboration makes it possible for Thales to handle and analyse the raw data on malicious software collected by ESET. ... Read more

date3 years ago
“Hacker group Fancy Bear uses backdoor Zebrocy in attacks.

“Hacker group Fancy Bear uses backdoor Zebrocy in attacks.

Security researchers at ESET's R&D center in Montreal have discovered how the well-known hacker group Fancy Bear - also known as Sednit, APT28, Sofacy and STRONTIUM - operates. According to the investigators, the hackers use a back door called Zebrocy. The Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) group... Read more

date3 years ago
ESET starts collaboration with Alphabet Chronicle for Backstory

ESET starts collaboration with Alphabet Chronicle for Backstory

The Slovak security specialist ESET and Google sister company Chronicle will work together. Together, the two companies want to provide essential validation of security incidents and reports via Backstory. Chronicle was founded in 2018 by Alphabet, the parent company of Google. Chronicle is developi... Read more

date3 years ago
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