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China Says U.S. Hacking Huawei Since 2009

SecureWorld News

National Security Agency (NSA) of infiltrating Huawei servers since as early as 2009. These allegations, which were made via China's official WeChat account , claim that the Tailored Access Operations (TAO) unit of the NSA conducted cyberattacks in 2009 and maintained continuous surveillance on Huawei's servers.

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China Accuses U.S. of Decade-Long Cyber Espionage Campaign Against Huawei Servers

The Hacker News

of breaking into Huawei's servers, stealing critical data, and implanting backdoors since 2009, amid mounting geopolitical tensions between the two countries. China's Ministry of State Security (MSS) has accused the U.S. In a message posted on WeChat, the government authority said U.S.


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Why Malware Crypting Services Deserve More Scrutiny

Krebs on Security

Those records indicate the user Kerens registered on Verified in March 2009 from an Internet address in Novosibirsk, a city in the southern Siberian region of Russia. Intel 471 reports that was used in 2009 to register a user by the nickname “ Kolumb ” on the Russian hacking forum Antichat.

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Hackers Expose Russian FSB Cyberattack Projects

Schneier on Security

More nation-state activity in cyberspace, this time from Russia : Per the different reports in Russian media, the files indicate that SyTech had worked since 2009 on a multitude of projects since 2009 for FSB unit 71330 and for fellow contractor Quantum.

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GUEST ESSAY: Stolen logons, brute force hacking get used the most to breach web, email servers

The Last Watchdog

Poor password practices are responsible for most incidents involving web applications and data breaches since 2009. 2009 DBIR page 17) . •Brute forcing passwords (10 percent) came in third. Backdoors or C2 (10 percent) were the fourth runner-ups. It’s not just a web thing. It’s an e-mail thing too.

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Who and What is Behind the Malware Proxy Service SocksEscort?

Krebs on Security

SocksEscort began in 2009 as “ super-socks[.]com According to cyber intelligence firm Intel 471 , the very first “SSC” identity registered on the cybercrime forums happened in 2009 at the Russian language hacker community Antichat , where SSC registered using the email address

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Hacking Google: Lessons From the Security Team, Part Two

Security Boulevard

When it was launched in 2009, the Operation Aurora cyberattack was one of the first major nation-state cyberattacks aimed at private industry. Its impact forced organizations to take a hard look at their cybersecurity systems.

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