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Attackers use keyloggers, email to steal data in "NightHunter" attacks

2014/07/11

Securityweek - (International) Cyphort researchers reported identifying a cybercriminal operation known as "NightHunter" that has been active since 2009 and uses various pieces of malware and keyloggers to target organizations in the energy, education, health, insurance, and charity industries. The campaign distributes the malware through phishing emails that are usually sent to finance, human resources, and sales departments.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/attackers-use-keyloggers-email-steal-data-nighthunter-attacks

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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