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Regin cyber-espionage platform manned by the NSA

2015/01/27

Softpedia - (International) Researchers at Kaspersky Lab discovered a link in the keylogger dubbed QWERTY, a plugin for the WARRIORPRIDE malware framework, to be identical in functionality to Regin malware plugin 50251, responsible for kernel-mode hooking. The Regin platform targets telecommunication companies, government organizations and political entities, financial institutions, academia and specific individuals.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Regin-Cyber-Espionage-Platform-Manned-by-the-NSA-471349.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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