Chinese hackers targeting Russian government, telecoms: report

Jonathan Greig reports:

Chinese hacking groups are targeting the Russian government and organizations in the telecommunications industry, according to a new report from cybersecurity company SentinelOne.

The report found that there has been a noticeable increase in Russian targeting by suspected Chinese threat actors. Tom Hegel, senior threat researcher at SentinelOne, attributed the targeting to state-sponsored espionage groups deploying a decade-old Remote Access Trojan (RAT) called Bisonal.

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