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Nation state-sponsored attackers hacked two airports, report says

2014/06/19

Nextgov - (National) The Center for Internet Security (CIS) released a report June 19 detailing how federal authorities, industry, and CIS identified and took action against a series of attacks by a state-sponsored advanced persistent threat group that targeted systems at 75 U.S. airports via a phishing campaign. Two airports were compromised before authorities discovered the operation.

Source: http://www.nextgov.com/cybersecurity/2014/06/nation-state-sponsored-attackers-hacked-two-airports-report-says/86812/

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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