13 May 2021

Suspected Pakistani spies use catfishing, stealthy hacking tools to target Indian defense sector


Written by Sean LyngaasMay 13, 2021 | CYBERSCOOPFor years, suspected Pakistani hackers have sought to pry their way into Indian government computer networks as part of broader dueling cyber-espionage campaigns between the rival nations.Over the last 18 months, a spying group known as Transparent Tribe has expanded its use of a hacking tool capable of stealing data and taking screenshots from computers, according to research published Thursday by Talos, Cisco’s threat intelligence unit. Hackers [...]