06 octombrie 2021

What's in a Threat Group Name? An Inside Look at the Intricacies of Nation-State Attribution


Understanding the naming conventions of  various threat groups  can help us better understand the overall threat landscapeThreat group names are an inescapable consequence of cybersecurity malware research. How to name the group is a problem. Why there are so many different names for what may appear to be the same threat group is a related problem.We’ve all seen “Strontium (APT28, Fancy Bear)”; and sometimes with many more names in parentheses. But what does this tell us? Possibly more than we [...]