Consensus on the Viasat hack: Russia did it. Kaspersky remains under investigation. The Nerbian RAT is out. NPM dependencies exploited, but to what end? Advisories from CISA and its partners.
There’s international consensus on the cyberattack against Viasat. Kaspersky remains under investigation. The Nerbian RAT is out. NPM dependencies are exploited, but to what end? Caleb Barlow examines Russia’s future on the internet. Our guest is Deepen Desai from Zscaler with the latest phishing research. And new advisories from CISA and its partners.
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NPM dependency confusion hacks target German firms (ReversingLabs)
Western powers blame Russia for Ukraine satellite hack (The Record by Recorded Future)
Attribution of Russia’s Malicious Cyber Activity Against Ukraine - United States Department of State (United States Department of State)
Estonia joins the statement of attribution on cyberattacks against Ukraine (Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Estonia)
Attribution to Russia for malicious cyber activity against European networks (Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade)
Russia hacked an American satellite company one hour before the Ukraine invasion (MIT Technology Review)