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Submission + - Dropbox, WordPress Used As Cloud Cover In New APT Attacks (darkreading.com)

ancientribe writes: The cyberespionage gang out of China that recently hacked into The New York Times and other media outlet networks is now using Dropbox and WordPress in its attacks rather than traditional email phishing and server compromise, researchers say. Dropbox is being used to distribute malware, and WordPress, for the initial stage of command-and-control to the infected machine--all as a way to remain under the radar. "They are hiding in the noise of cloud computing," said researcher Adam Vincent, CEO of Cybersquared.
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Dropbox, WordPress Used As Cloud Cover In New APT Attacks

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