These hackers have spent months hiding out in company networks undetected

Danny Palmer reports: A cyber-espionage campaign is using new malware to infiltrate targets around the world including organisations in media, finance, construction and engineering. Detailed by cybersecurity company Symantec, the attacks against organisations in the US, Japan, Taiwan and China are being conduced with the aim of stealing information and have been linked to an...

Russia’s Fancy Bear Hackers Likely Penetrated a US Federal Agency

Andy Greenberg reports: A warning that unidentified hackers broke into an agency of the US federal government and stole its data is troubling enough. But it becomes all the more disturbing when those unidentified intruders are identified—and appear likely to be part of a notorious team of cyberspies working in the service of Russia’s military intelligence...