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Dragonfly malware targeting pharmaceutical companies


Help Net Security - (International) Belden and RedHat Cyber researchers determined the Dragonfly (Havrex) malware is likely targeting pharmaceutical companies after findings uncovered that the malware contained an Industrial Protocol Scanner module that searched for devices often found in consumer packaged goods industries and that the Dragonfly attack is similar in nature to the Epic Turla campaign, among other findings.


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:

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:21:42