Tag: Iranian government


Chinese hackers targeted Iranian government entities for months: Report

January 19, 2023

Via: CSO Online

Chinese advanced persistent threat actor, Playful Taurus, targeted several Iranian government entities between July and December 2022, according to a Palo Alto Networks report. The Chinese threat actor also known as APT15, KeChang, NICKEL, BackdoorDiplomacy, and Vixen Panda, was observed […]


US charges two Iranian hackers for years-long cyber-espionage, cybercrime spree

September 16, 2020

Via: ZDnet

The US has filed charges and is seeking the arrest of two Iranian nationals believed to have carried out cyber-intrusions at the behest of the Iranian government and for their own personal financial gain. In an indictment unsealed today, prosecutors […]