High-level, state-sponsored Naikon hackers exposed

    Date18 May 2015
    CategoryHacks/Cracks
    1533
    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    The activities of yet another long-running apparently state-sponsored hacking crew have finally been exposed. The Naikon cyber-espionage group has been targeting government, military and civil organisations around the South China Sea for at least five years, according to researchers at Kaspersky Lab. The Naikon attackers appear to be Chinese-speaking and chiefly interested in top-level government agencies and civil and military organisations in countries such as the Philippines, Malaysia, Cambodia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Myanmar, Singapore, and Nepal.
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