report finds more industries hit by the infamous cyber espionage campaign --
and evidence pointing to French and Swedish-speaking attackers as well as
Eastern European ones.
The profilic cyberspying operation known as
Energetic Bear and DragonFly has been busy the past few months and the closer
researchers dig into its operations, the bigger and more expansive its reach
Kaspersky Lab today published an in-depth report on the attack
campaign, which the firm says has infected more than 2,800 known victims around
the globe, including 101 organizations it could identify, mainly in the US,
Spain, Japan, Germany, France, Italy, Turkey, Ireland, Portland, and China. The
attacks have been detected hitting not only industrial/machinery and
manufacturing firms, but pharmaceutical, construction, education, and IT firms
as well. Read more.