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U.S. and U.K. Warn of Russian Hackers Exploiting Cisco Router Flaws for Espionage
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U.S. and U.K. Warn of Russian Hackers Exploiting Cisco Router Flaws for Espionage

Russian nation-state actors could use now-patched vulnerabilities in Cisco networking equipment to perform reconnaissance and launch malware against specific targets, according to warnings from U.K. and U.S. cybersecurity and intelligence organizations. According to the authorities, the intrusions happened in 2021 and were directed at a small number of European organizations, American government agencies, and roughly 250 Ukrainian victims. The threat actor known as APT28, also known as Fancy Bear, Forest Blizzard (previously Strontium), FROZENLAKE, and Sofacy, and connected to the Russian General Staff Main Intelligence Directorate read more U.S. and U.K. Warn of Russian Hackers Exploiting Cisco Router Flaws for Espionage. With ReconBee.com Stay ahead of the latest threats with i...