Weekly: Law Enforcement Cracks Down On Cybercriminals, Fancy Bear Goes Phishing, And More

September 25, 2020 Digital Shadows

ShadowTalk hosts Kacey, Charles, Alec and Digital Shadows CISO Rick bring you the latest in threat intelligence. This week they cover: 

  • A member of TheDarkOverlord was sentenced to multiple years in prison, APT41 members have been charged with computer crimes, and 179 cybercriminals have been arrested for pushing illicit drugs and weapons on criminal marketplaces.
  • Fancy Bear activity uses NATO training documents for a phishing campaign
  • Activision suffers a potential data breach - what we know
  • University Hospital targeted by ransomware attack - the team discusses the fallout

Get this week’s intelligence summary at https://resources.digitalshadows.com/digitalshadows/weekly-intelligence-summary-25-september-2020

***Resources from this week’s podcast***

Dark Overlord: https://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/108599/cyber-crime/the-dark-overlord-group-member-sentence.html?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=the-dark-overlord-group-member-sentence

APT41: https://techcrunch.com/2020/09/16/justice-department-charges-apt41-chinese-hackers/?guccounter=1&guce_referrer=aHR0cHM6Ly93d3cuZ29vZ2xlLmNvbS8&guce_referrer_sig=AQAAANj1ao-t2OsjXeOqgLz3US1ZkDpaX5RiLvv2kDHGEQV5BemCfHZcLxOmEja-NawLGOwxwCL8IwjIc5HN2Gl0gPjqYzRVUxyK8_vrC5XleANawX6KANKYzLUmnl9OSYTFtSOu6CGWx-pRNK12tKqvbvi5dsVEcQHotxktiwUv0Dta

Dark Web Drug Raid: https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-54247529

Fancy Bear: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/russian-hackers-use-fake-nato-training-docs-to-breach-govt-networks/

Activision Hack: https://www.forbes.com/sites/daveywinder/2020/09/21/activision-accounts-hacked-500000-call-of-duty-players-could-be-affected-report/#12ed502c7bbe

University Hospital Hack: https://www.cyberscoop.com/germany-ransomware-homicide-duesseldorf-hospital/

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