Kaspersky Lab autopsies evidence on SolarWinds hack

Gareth Corfield reports:

Kaspersky Lab reckons the SolarWinds hackers may have hailed from the Turla malware group, itself linked to Russia’s FSB security service.

Referring to the hidden backdoor secretly implanted in SolarWinds’ Orion product, Kaspersky’s Georgy Kucherin wrote in a blog post on Monday: “While looking at the Sunburst backdoor, we discovered several features that overlap with a previously identified backdoor known as Kazuar.”

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