Asylum Ambuscade hackers mix cybercrime with espionage

Bill Toulas reports:

A hacking group tracked as ‘Asylum Ambuscade’ was observed in recent attacks targeting small to medium-sized companies worldwide, combining cyber espionage with cybercrime.

The particular threat group, believed to have been operational since at least 2020, was first identified by Proofpoint in a March 2022 report that focused on a phishing campaign against entities aiding the Ukrainian refugees’ movement.

ESET has published a new report on the actor today, disclosing more details about last year’s Asylum Ambuscade operations and highlighting updates on its victimology and toolset.

Read more at BleepingComputer.

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