Last year, it became known that SolarWinds, which develops software for enterprises to help manage their networks, systems and infrastructure, has been compromised. This attack on the supply chain has been attributed to a supposedly Russian-speaking hack group that cybersecurity experts track under the names StellarParticle (CrowdStrike), UNC2452 (FireEye) and Dark Halo (Volexity).
After infiltrating the SolarWinds network, the attackers provided Orion’s centralized monitoring and control platform with a malicious [...]
Famous names include Cisco, SAP, Intel, Cox Communications, Deloitte, Nvidia, Fujitsu, Belkin, Amerisafe, Lukoil, Rakuten, Check Point, Optimizely, Digital Reach, and Digital Sense. MediaTek, one of the world’s largest semiconductor manufacturers, is also believed to have been affected, although researchers are not100% sure yet.
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According to media reports, as a result of this operation were compromised the US Treasury Department and the National Information and Telecommunications Administration under the US Department of Commerce.
Shortly after these publications, representatives of the FireEye company released their own report on the incident.
According to the researchers, the attackers hacked into the software provider SolarWinds and then provided the Orion product with a malicious update. Due to the [...]