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'Operation Pawn Storm' cyber-espionage campaign hits organizations

2014/10/22

Securityweek - (International) Trend Micro researchers identified a cyberespionage operation dubbed "Operation Pawn Storm" that uses targeted emails and compromised Web sites to infect users in government, military, and media organizations with the SEDNIT (also known as Sofacy) malware.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/operation-pawn-storm-cyber-espionage-campaign-hits-organizations

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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