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BOSON SPIDER  (Back to overview)


BOSON SPIDER is a cyber criminal group, which was first identified in 2015, recently and inexplicably went dark in the spring of 2016, appears to be a tightly knit group operating out of Eastern Europe. They have used a variety of distribution mechanisms such as the infamous (and now defunct) angler exploit kit, and obfuscated JavaScript to reduce the detection by antivirus solutions.


Associated Families

There are currently no families associated with this actor.


References
2016-08-01CrowdStrikeAdam Meyers
@online{meyers:20160801:crowdstrikes:9926803, author = {Adam Meyers}, title = {{CrowdStrike’s New Methodology for Tracking eCrime}}, date = {2016-08-01}, organization = {CrowdStrike}, url = {https://www.crowdstrike.com/blog/ecrime-ecosystem/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-05-31} } CrowdStrike’s New Methodology for Tracking eCrime
Corebot BOSON SPIDER
2016CrowdStrikeCrowdStrike
@techreport{crowdstrike:2016:intelligence:574f45c, author = {CrowdStrike}, title = {{Intelligence Report: Emergence and Development of Core Bot}}, date = {2016}, institution = {CrowdStrike}, url = {https://go.crowdstrike.com/rs/281-OBQ-266/images/Report_BosonSpider.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-05-31} } Intelligence Report: Emergence and Development of Core Bot
Corebot BOSON SPIDER

Credits: MISP Project