Weekly Threat Report 24th March 2017

Yahoo breach indictments

The FBI has indicted four individuals for unauthorised access to Yahoo’s networks. According to the indictment, two were alleged cyber criminals and two were members of Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) who “conspired to protect, direct, facilitate and pay criminal hackers to collect information through computer intrusions in the USA and elsewhere”.

The intrusion into Yahoo’s networks, and the group’s subsequent exploitation…

Link: Weekly Threat Report 24th March 2017
Source: NCSC Reports