Tag: Google Threat Analysis Group

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Google links Heliconia hacking tools to Spanish firm

Google links Heliconia hacking tools to Spanish firm

Google's Threat Analysis Group (TAG) has found ties between Spanish software firm Variston IT and Heliconia, a set of hacking tools that preys on flaws in Microsoft Defender, Chrome and Firefox. TAG monitors hundreds of firms that provide surveillance tools for governments to monitor dissidents... Read more

date4 months ago
Google takes down Russian-based Glupteba botnet

Google takes down Russian-based Glupteba botnet

Google announced that it disrupted the command-and-control infrastructure of Russia-based Glupteba, a blockchain-backed botnet targeting Windows machines. Google‚Äôs Veep of security Royal Hansen and general counsel Halimah DeLaine Prado wrote in a blog post on Tuesday detailing how the company‚... Read more

date1 year ago

Google researchers discover new zero-day attack vectors

They found malware campaigns that exploited previously unknown flaws in Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and WebKit. Google released information this week about four zero-day security vulnerabilities that they found "in the wild" earlier this year. Google's Threat Analysis Group (TAG) and Projec... Read more

date2 years ago