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Flash Player zero-day used by Chinese Cyber-Espionage group

2015/06/23

Softpedia - (International) Security researchers from FireEye discovered that the APT3 advanced threat group is currently exploiting a zero-day Adobe Flash Player heap buffer overflow vulnerability patched by Adobe June 23. The group's latest campaign was dubbed Operation Clandestine Wolf, and they generally target organizations from the aerospace and defense, construction and engineering, technology, telecommunications, and transportation industries.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/flash-player-zero-day-used-by-chinese-cyber-espionage-group-485077.shtml

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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