Myanmar
Featured Government Nation-state

Backdoor malware found on the Myanmar president’s website, again

A cyber-espionage hacking group is believed to have hacked the website of the Myanmar president’s office and planted a backdoor trojan inside a localized Myanmar font package available for download on the site’s front page.

Tehran-Iran
Featured Government Nation-state

Iran updates budget to allocate $71.4 million to ‘cyberspace’ operations

The Tehran government has updated its national budget to allocate an extra $71.4 million for the cyberspace programs of two government-controlled organizations.

Japan Tokyo
Cybercrime Featured Technology

Hacking campaign targets FileZen file-sharing network appliances

Threat actors are using two vulnerabilities in a popular file-sharing server to breach corporate and government systems and steal sensitive data as part of a global hacking campaign that has already hit a major target in the Japanese Prime Minister’s Cabinet Office.