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QUILTED TIGER  (Back to overview)

aka: Chinastrats, Patchwork, Monsoon, Sarit, Dropping Elephant, APT-C-09, ZINC EMERSON, ATK11, G0040, Orange Athos, Thirsty Gemini

Dropping Elephant (also known as “Chinastrats” and “Patchwork“) is a relatively new threat actor that is targeting a variety of high profile diplomatic and economic targets using a custom set of attack tools. Its victims are all involved with China’s foreign relations in some way, and are generally caught through spear-phishing or watering hole attacks.


Associated Families
apk.bahamut win.unidentified_047 win.quasar_rat win.badnews win.tinytyphon win.wscspl

References
2022-07-29QualysViren Chaudhari
@online{chaudhari:20220729:new:3f06f5c, author = {Viren Chaudhari}, title = {{New Qualys Research Report: Evolution of Quasar RAT}}, date = {2022-07-29}, organization = {Qualys}, url = {https://blog.qualys.com/vulnerabilities-threat-research/2022/07/29/new-qualys-research-report-evolution-of-quasar-rat}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-08-04} } New Qualys Research Report: Evolution of Quasar RAT
Quasar RAT
2022-07-27QualysViren Chaudhari
@techreport{chaudhari:20220727:stealthy:9b66a95, author = {Viren Chaudhari}, title = {{Stealthy Quasar Evolving to Lead the RAT Race}}, date = {2022-07-27}, institution = {Qualys}, url = {https://www.qualys.com/docs/whitepapers/qualys-wp-stealthy-quasar-evolving-to-lead-the-rat-race-v220727.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-08-04} } Stealthy Quasar Evolving to Lead the RAT Race
Quasar RAT
2022-07-18Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Unit 42
@online{42:20220718:thirsty:52ce329, author = {Unit 42}, title = {{Thirsty Gemini}}, date = {2022-07-18}, organization = {Palo Alto Networks Unit 42}, url = {https://unit42.paloaltonetworks.com/atoms/thirstygemini/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-07-29} } Thirsty Gemini
BackConfig QUILTED TIGER
2022-07-13WeixinAntiy CERT
@online{cert:20220713:confucius:307a7f4, author = {Antiy CERT}, title = {{Confucius: The Angler Hidden Under CloudFlare}}, date = {2022-07-13}, organization = {Weixin}, url = {https://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/n6XQAGtNEXfPZXp1mlwDTQ}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-07-14} } Confucius: The Angler Hidden Under CloudFlare
Quasar RAT
2022-06-29cybleCyble Research Labs
@online{labs:20220629:bahamut:2a1b786, author = {Cyble Research Labs}, title = {{Bahamut Android Malware Returns With New Spying Capabilities}}, date = {2022-06-29}, organization = {cyble}, url = {https://blog.cyble.com/2022/06/29/bahamut-android-malware-returns-with-new-spying-capabilities/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-07-05} } Bahamut Android Malware Returns With New Spying Capabilities
Bahamut
2022-06-02FortiGuard LabsFred Gutierrez, Shunichi Imano, James Slaughter, Gergely Revay
@online{gutierrez:20220602:threat:6713237, author = {Fred Gutierrez and Shunichi Imano and James Slaughter and Gergely Revay}, title = {{Threat Actors Prey on Eager Travelers}}, date = {2022-06-02}, organization = {FortiGuard Labs}, url = {https://www.fortinet.com/blog/threat-research/threat-actors-prey-on-eager-travelers}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-06-15} } Threat Actors Prey on Eager Travelers
AsyncRAT NetWire RC Quasar RAT
2022-06-01Qianxin Threat Intelligence CenterRed Raindrop Team
@online{team:20220601:analysis:03a76ad, author = {Red Raindrop Team}, title = {{Analysis of the attack activities of the Maha grass group using the documents of relevant government agencies in Pakistan as bait}}, date = {2022-06-01}, organization = {Qianxin Threat Intelligence Center}, url = {https://ti.qianxin.com/blog/articles/analysis-of-the-attack-activities-of-patchwork-using-the-documents-of-relevant-government-agencies-in-pakistan-as-bait}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-07-05} } Analysis of the attack activities of the Maha grass group using the documents of relevant government agencies in Pakistan as bait
BadNews QUILTED TIGER
2022-05-19BlackberryThe BlackBerry Research & Intelligence Team
@online{team:20220519:net:ecf311c, author = {The BlackBerry Research & Intelligence Team}, title = {{.NET Stubs: Sowing the Seeds of Discord (PureCrypter)}}, date = {2022-05-19}, organization = {Blackberry}, url = {https://blogs.blackberry.com/en/2022/05/dot-net-stubs-sowing-the-seeds-of-discord}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-06-09} } .NET Stubs: Sowing the Seeds of Discord (PureCrypter)
Aberebot AbstractEmu AdoBot 404 Keylogger Agent Tesla Amadey AsyncRAT Ave Maria BitRAT BluStealer Formbook LimeRAT Loki Password Stealer (PWS) Nanocore RAT Orcus RAT Quasar RAT Raccoon RedLine Stealer WhisperGate
2022-05-19BlackberryThe BlackBerry Research & Intelligence Team
@online{team:20220519:net:64662b5, author = {The BlackBerry Research & Intelligence Team}, title = {{.NET Stubs: Sowing the Seeds of Discord}}, date = {2022-05-19}, organization = {Blackberry}, url = {https://blogs.blackberry.com/en/2022/05/dot-net-stubs-sowing-the-seeds-of-discord?}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-05-23} } .NET Stubs: Sowing the Seeds of Discord
Agent Tesla Quasar RAT WhisperGate
2022-05-16JPCERT/CCShusei Tomonaga
@online{tomonaga:20220516:analysis:b1c8089, author = {Shusei Tomonaga}, title = {{Analysis of HUI Loader}}, date = {2022-05-16}, organization = {JPCERT/CC}, url = {https://blogs.jpcert.or.jp/ja/2022/05/HUILoader.html}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-05-17} } Analysis of HUI Loader
HUI Loader PlugX Poison Ivy Quasar RAT
2022-05-12MorphisecHido Cohen
@online{cohen:20220512:new:6e12278, author = {Hido Cohen}, title = {{New SYK Crypter Distributed Via Discord}}, date = {2022-05-12}, organization = {Morphisec}, url = {https://blog.morphisec.com/syk-crypter-discord}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-06-09} } New SYK Crypter Distributed Via Discord
AsyncRAT Ave Maria Nanocore RAT NjRAT Quasar RAT RedLine Stealer
2022-04-28PWCPWC UK
@techreport{uk:20220428:cyber:46707aa, author = {PWC UK}, title = {{Cyber Threats 2021: A Year in Retrospect}}, date = {2022-04-28}, institution = {PWC}, url = {https://www.pwc.com/gx/en/issues/cybersecurity/cyber-threat-intelligence/cyber-year-in-retrospect/yir-cyber-threats-report-download.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-04-29} } Cyber Threats 2021: A Year in Retrospect
APT9 BRONZE EDGEWOOD HAZY TIGER QUILTED TIGER Red Menshen Red Nue VICEROY TIGER
2022-04-27Trend MicroDaniel Lunghi, Jaromír Hořejší
@online{lunghi:20220427:new:9068f6e, author = {Daniel Lunghi and Jaromír Hořejší}, title = {{New APT Group Earth Berberoka Targets Gambling Websites With Old and New Malware}}, date = {2022-04-27}, organization = {Trend Micro}, url = {https://www.trendmicro.com/en_us/research/22/d/new-apt-group-earth-berberoka-targets-gambling-websites-with-old.html}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-05-04} } New APT Group Earth Berberoka Targets Gambling Websites With Old and New Malware
AsyncRAT Ghost RAT PlugX Quasar RAT Earth Berberoka
2022-04-27TrendmicroTrendmicro
@online{trendmicro:20220427:iocs:18f7e31, author = {Trendmicro}, title = {{IOCs for Earth Berberoka - Windows}}, date = {2022-04-27}, organization = {Trendmicro}, url = {https://documents.trendmicro.com/assets/txt/earth-berberoka-windows-iocs-2.txt}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-07-25} } IOCs for Earth Berberoka - Windows
AsyncRAT Cobalt Strike PlugX Quasar RAT Earth Berberoka
2022-04-27TrendmicroDaniel Lunghi, Jaromír Hořejší
@techreport{lunghi:20220427:operation:bdba881, author = {Daniel Lunghi and Jaromír Hořejší}, title = {{Operation Gambling Puppet}}, date = {2022-04-27}, institution = {Trendmicro}, url = {https://www.botconf.eu/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/Botconf2022-40-LunghiHorejsi.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-07-25} } Operation Gambling Puppet
reptile oRAT AsyncRAT Cobalt Strike DCRat Ghost RAT PlugX Quasar RAT Trochilus RAT Earth Berberoka
2022-04-12360 Threat Intelligence Center360 Beacon Lab
@online{lab:20220412:recent:2a11b0c, author = {360 Beacon Lab}, title = {{Recent attacks by Bahamut group revealed}}, date = {2022-04-12}, organization = {360 Threat Intelligence Center}, url = {https://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/YAAybJBAvxqrQWYDg31BBw}, language = {Chinese}, urldate = {2022-04-15} } Recent attacks by Bahamut group revealed
Bahamut
2022-03-24Lab52freyit
@online{freyit:20220324:another:4578bc2, author = {freyit}, title = {{Another cyber espionage campaign in the Russia-Ukrainian ongoing cyber attacks}}, date = {2022-03-24}, organization = {Lab52}, url = {https://lab52.io/blog/another-cyber-espionage-campaign-in-the-russia-ukrainian-ongoing-cyber-attacks/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-03-25} } Another cyber espionage campaign in the Russia-Ukrainian ongoing cyber attacks
Quasar RAT
2022-03-05Bleeping ComputerLawrence Abrams
@online{abrams:20220305:malware:5ab8b53, author = {Lawrence Abrams}, title = {{Malware now using NVIDIA's stolen code signing certificates}}, date = {2022-03-05}, organization = {Bleeping Computer}, url = {https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/malware-now-using-nvidias-stolen-code-signing-certificates/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-03-10} } Malware now using NVIDIA's stolen code signing certificates
Quasar RAT
2022-02-22CyCraft Technology Corp
@online{corp:20220222:china:76aa7e8, author = {CyCraft Technology Corp}, title = {{China Implicated in Prolonged Supply Chain Attack Targeting Taiwan Financial Sector}}, date = {2022-02-22}, url = {https://medium.com/cycraft/china-implicated-in-prolonged-supply-chain-attack-targeting-taiwan-financial-sector-264b6a1c3525}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-02-26} } China Implicated in Prolonged Supply Chain Attack Targeting Taiwan Financial Sector
Quasar RAT
2022-02-21CyCraftCyCraft AI
@online{ai:20220221:indepth:73e8778, author = {CyCraft AI}, title = {{An in-depth analysis of the Operation Cache Panda organized supply chain attack on Taiwan's financial industry}}, date = {2022-02-21}, organization = {CyCraft}, url = {https://medium.com/cycraft/supply-chain-attack-targeting-taiwan-financial-sector-bae2f0962934}, language = {Chinese}, urldate = {2022-02-26} } An in-depth analysis of the Operation Cache Panda organized supply chain attack on Taiwan's financial industry
Quasar RAT
2022-02-21The RecordCatalin Cimpanu
@online{cimpanu:20220221:chinese:fe29003, author = {Catalin Cimpanu}, title = {{Chinese hackers linked to months-long attack on Taiwanese financial sector}}, date = {2022-02-21}, organization = {The Record}, url = {https://therecord.media/chinese-hackers-linked-to-months-long-attack-on-taiwanese-financial-sector/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-02-26} } Chinese hackers linked to months-long attack on Taiwanese financial sector
Quasar RAT
2022-02-11blog.rootshell.beXavier Mertens
@online{mertens:20220211:sans:7273063, author = {Xavier Mertens}, title = {{[SANS ISC] CinaRAT Delivered Through HTML ID Attributes}}, date = {2022-02-11}, organization = {blog.rootshell.be}, url = {https://blog.rootshell.be/2022/02/11/sans-isc-cinarat-delivered-through-html-id-attributes/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-02-14} } [SANS ISC] CinaRAT Delivered Through HTML ID Attributes
Quasar RAT
2022-02-08ASECASEC
@online{asec:20220208:distribution:1e72a12, author = {ASEC}, title = {{Distribution of Kimsuky Group’s xRAT (Quasar RAT) Confirmed}}, date = {2022-02-08}, organization = {ASEC}, url = {https://asec.ahnlab.com/en/31089/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-02-10} } Distribution of Kimsuky Group’s xRAT (Quasar RAT) Confirmed
GoldDragon Quasar RAT
2022-02-08Intel 471Intel 471
@online{471:20220208:privateloader:5e226cd, author = {Intel 471}, title = {{PrivateLoader: The first step in many malware schemes}}, date = {2022-02-08}, organization = {Intel 471}, url = {https://intel471.com/blog/privateloader-malware}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-05-09} } PrivateLoader: The first step in many malware schemes
Dridex Kronos LockBit Nanocore RAT NjRAT PrivateLoader Quasar RAT RedLine Stealer Remcos SmokeLoader STOP Tofsee TrickBot Vidar
2022-01-08Bleeping ComputerLawrence Abrams
@online{abrams:20220108:trojanized:00522d1, author = {Lawrence Abrams}, title = {{Trojanized dnSpy app drops malware cocktail on researchers, devs}}, date = {2022-01-08}, organization = {Bleeping Computer}, url = {https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/trojanized-dnspy-app-drops-malware-cocktail-on-researchers-devs/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-01-18} } Trojanized dnSpy app drops malware cocktail on researchers, devs
Quasar RAT
2022-01-07MalwarebytesThreat Intelligence Team
@online{team:20220107:patchwork:84dabfb, author = {Threat Intelligence Team}, title = {{Patchwork APT caught in its own web}}, date = {2022-01-07}, organization = {Malwarebytes}, url = {https://blog.malwarebytes.com/threat-intelligence/2022/01/patchwork-apt-caught-in-its-own-web/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-01-25} } Patchwork APT caught in its own web
BadNews
2021-12-14Trend MicroNick Dai, Ted Lee, Vickie Su
@online{dai:20211214:collecting:3d6dd34, author = {Nick Dai and Ted Lee and Vickie Su}, title = {{Collecting In the Dark: Tropic Trooper Targets Transportation and Government}}, date = {2021-12-14}, organization = {Trend Micro}, url = {https://www.trendmicro.com/en_us/research/21/l/collecting-in-the-dark-tropic-trooper-targets-transportation-and-government-organizations.html}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-03-30} } Collecting In the Dark: Tropic Trooper Targets Transportation and Government
ChiserClient Ghost RAT Lilith Quasar RAT xPack
2021-10-19Cisco TalosAsheer Malhotra
@online{malhotra:20211019:malicious:6889662, author = {Asheer Malhotra}, title = {{Malicious campaign uses a barrage of commodity RATs to target Afghanistan and India}}, date = {2021-10-19}, organization = {Cisco Talos}, url = {https://blog.talosintelligence.com/2021/10/crimeware-targets-afghanistan-india.html}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-11-02} } Malicious campaign uses a barrage of commodity RATs to target Afghanistan and India
DCRat Quasar RAT
2021-09-20Trend MicroAliakbar Zahravi, William Gamazo Sanchez
@online{zahravi:20210920:water:63df486, author = {Aliakbar Zahravi and William Gamazo Sanchez}, title = {{Water Basilisk Uses New HCrypt Variant to Flood Victims with RAT Payloads}}, date = {2021-09-20}, organization = {Trend Micro}, url = {https://www.trendmicro.com/en_us/research/21/i/Water-Basilisk-Uses-New-HCrypt-Variant-to-Flood-Victims-with-RAT-Payloads.html}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-09-22} } Water Basilisk Uses New HCrypt Variant to Flood Victims with RAT Payloads
Ave Maria BitRAT LimeRAT Nanocore RAT NjRAT Quasar RAT
2021-09-03Trend MicroMohamad Mokbel
@techreport{mokbel:20210903:state:df86499, author = {Mohamad Mokbel}, title = {{The State of SSL/TLS Certificate Usage in Malware C&C Communications}}, date = {2021-09-03}, institution = {Trend Micro}, url = {https://www.trendmicro.com/content/dam/trendmicro/global/en/research/21/i/ssl-tls-technical-brief/ssl-tls-technical-brief.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-09-19} } The State of SSL/TLS Certificate Usage in Malware C&C Communications
AdWind ostap AsyncRAT BazarBackdoor BitRAT Buer Chthonic CloudEyE Cobalt Strike DCRat Dridex FindPOS GootKit Gozi IcedID ISFB Nanocore RAT Orcus RAT PandaBanker Qadars QakBot Quasar RAT Rockloader ServHelper Shifu SManager TorrentLocker TrickBot Vawtrak Zeus Zloader
2021-07-12IBMMelissa Frydrych, Claire Zaboeva, Dan Dash
@online{frydrych:20210712:roboski:1f66418, author = {Melissa Frydrych and Claire Zaboeva and Dan Dash}, title = {{RoboSki and Global Recovery: Automation to Combat Evolving Obfuscation}}, date = {2021-07-12}, organization = {IBM}, url = {https://securityintelligence.com/posts/roboski-global-recovery-automation/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-07-20} } RoboSki and Global Recovery: Automation to Combat Evolving Obfuscation
404 Keylogger Agent Tesla AsyncRAT Ave Maria Azorult BitRAT Formbook HawkEye Keylogger Loki Password Stealer (PWS) Nanocore RAT NetWire RC NjRAT Quasar RAT RedLine Stealer Remcos
2021-07-12Cipher Tech SolutionsMelissa Frydrych, Claire Zaboeva, Dan Dash
@online{frydrych:20210712:roboski:a3c66bf, author = {Melissa Frydrych and Claire Zaboeva and Dan Dash}, title = {{RoboSki and Global Recovery: Automation to Combat Evolving Obfuscation}}, date = {2021-07-12}, organization = {Cipher Tech Solutions}, url = {https://www.ciphertechsolutions.com/roboski-global-recovery-automation/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-07-20} } RoboSki and Global Recovery: Automation to Combat Evolving Obfuscation
404 Keylogger Agent Tesla AsyncRAT Ave Maria Azorult BitRAT Formbook HawkEye Keylogger Loki Password Stealer (PWS) Nanocore RAT NetWire RC NjRAT Quasar RAT RedLine Stealer Remcos
2021-05-27MinervaLabsTom Roter
@online{roter:20210527:trapping:76b0b81, author = {Tom Roter}, title = {{Trapping A Fat Quasar RAT}}, date = {2021-05-27}, organization = {MinervaLabs}, url = {https://blog.minerva-labs.com/trapping-quasar-rat}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-06-01} } Trapping A Fat Quasar RAT
Quasar RAT
2021-05-05ZscalerAniruddha Dolas, Mohd Sadique, Manohar Ghule
@online{dolas:20210505:catching:ace83fc, author = {Aniruddha Dolas and Mohd Sadique and Manohar Ghule}, title = {{Catching RATs Over Custom Protocols Analysis of top non-HTTP/S threats}}, date = {2021-05-05}, organization = {Zscaler}, url = {https://www.zscaler.com/blogs/security-research/catching-rats-over-custom-protocols}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-05-08} } Catching RATs Over Custom Protocols Analysis of top non-HTTP/S threats
Agent Tesla AsyncRAT Crimson RAT CyberGate Ghost RAT Nanocore RAT NetWire RC NjRAT Quasar RAT Remcos
2021-04-27KasperskyGReAT
@online{great:20210427:trends:e1c92a3, author = {GReAT}, title = {{APT trends report Q1 2021}}, date = {2021-04-27}, organization = {Kaspersky}, url = {https://securelist.com/apt-trends-report-q1-2021/101967/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-04-29} } APT trends report Q1 2021
PAS Artra Downloader BadNews Bozok DILLJUICE Kazuar Quasar RAT SodaMaster
2021-04-14ZscalerRohit Chaturvedi, Atinderpal Singh, Tarun Dewan
@online{chaturvedi:20210414:look:02bf1e0, author = {Rohit Chaturvedi and Atinderpal Singh and Tarun Dewan}, title = {{A look at HydroJiin campaign}}, date = {2021-04-14}, organization = {Zscaler}, url = {https://www.zscaler.com/blogs/security-research/look-hydrojiin-campaign}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-04-16} } A look at HydroJiin campaign
NetWire RC Quasar RAT
2021-02-25IntezerIntezer
@techreport{intezer:20210225:year:eb47cd1, author = {Intezer}, title = {{Year of the Gopher A 2020 Go Malware Round-Up}}, date = {2021-02-25}, institution = {Intezer}, url = {https://www.intezer.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Intezer-2020-Go-Malware-Round-Up.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-06-30} } Year of the Gopher A 2020 Go Malware Round-Up
NiuB WellMail elf.wellmess ArdaMax AsyncRAT CyberGate DarkComet Glupteba Nanocore RAT Nefilim NjRAT Quasar RAT WellMess Zebrocy
2021-02-23CrowdStrikeCrowdStrike
@techreport{crowdstrike:20210223:2021:bf5bc4f, author = {CrowdStrike}, title = {{2021 Global Threat Report}}, date = {2021-02-23}, institution = {CrowdStrike}, url = {https://go.crowdstrike.com/rs/281-OBQ-266/images/Report2021GTR.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-02-25} } 2021 Global Threat Report
RansomEXX Amadey Anchor Avaddon BazarBackdoor Clop Cobalt Strike Conti Cutwail DanaBot DarkSide DoppelPaymer Dridex Egregor Emotet Hakbit IcedID JSOutProx KerrDown LockBit Mailto Maze MedusaLocker Mespinoza Mount Locker NedDnLoader Nemty Pay2Key PlugX Pushdo PwndLocker PyXie QakBot Quasar RAT RagnarLocker Ragnarok RansomEXX REvil Ryuk Sekhmet ShadowPad SmokeLoader Snake SUNBURST SunCrypt TEARDROP TrickBot WastedLocker Winnti Zloader KNOCKOUT SPIDER OUTLAW SPIDER RIDDLE SPIDER SOLAR SPIDER VIKING SPIDER
2021-02-05MorphisecNadav Lorber
@online{lorber:20210205:cinarat:772720f, author = {Nadav Lorber}, title = {{CinaRAT Resurfaces with New Evasive Tactics and Techniques}}, date = {2021-02-05}, organization = {Morphisec}, url = {https://blog.morphisec.com/cinarat-resurfaces-with-new-evasive-tactics-and-techniques}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-02-09} } CinaRAT Resurfaces with New Evasive Tactics and Techniques
Quasar RAT
2021-01-09Marco Ramilli's BlogMarco Ramilli
@online{ramilli:20210109:command:d720b27, author = {Marco Ramilli}, title = {{Command and Control Traffic Patterns}}, date = {2021-01-09}, organization = {Marco Ramilli's Blog}, url = {https://marcoramilli.com/2021/01/09/c2-traffic-patterns-personal-notes/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-05-17} } Command and Control Traffic Patterns
ostap LaZagne Agent Tesla Azorult Buer Cobalt Strike DanaBot DarkComet Dridex Emotet Formbook IcedID ISFB NetWire RC PlugX Quasar RAT SmokeLoader TrickBot
2020-12-28Antiy CERTAntiy CERT
@online{cert:20201228:civerids:b40d172, author = {Antiy CERT}, title = {{"Civerids" organization vs. Middle East area attack activity analysis report}}, date = {2020-12-28}, organization = {Antiy CERT}, url = {https://www.antiy.cn/research/notice&report/research_report/20201228.html}, language = {Chinese}, urldate = {2021-01-04} } "Civerids" organization vs. Middle East area attack activity analysis report
Quasar RAT
2020-12-24IronNetAdam Hlavek
@online{hlavek:20201224:china:723bed3, author = {Adam Hlavek}, title = {{China cyber attacks: the current threat landscape}}, date = {2020-12-24}, organization = {IronNet}, url = {https://www.ironnet.com/blog/china-cyber-attacks-the-current-threat-landscape}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-01-01} } China cyber attacks: the current threat landscape
PLEAD TSCookie FlowCloud Lookback PLEAD PlugX Quasar RAT Winnti
2020-12-10JPCERT/CCKota Kino
@online{kino:20201210:attack:cd8c552, author = {Kota Kino}, title = {{Attack Activities by Quasar Family}}, date = {2020-12-10}, organization = {JPCERT/CC}, url = {https://blogs.jpcert.or.jp/en/2020/12/quasar-family.html}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-12-10} } Attack Activities by Quasar Family
AsyncRAT Quasar RAT Venom RAT XPCTRA
2020-12-09CybereasonCybereason Nocturnus
@online{nocturnus:20201209:new:ef00418, author = {Cybereason Nocturnus}, title = {{New Malware Arsenal Abusing Cloud Platforms in Middle East Espionage Campaign}}, date = {2020-12-09}, organization = {Cybereason}, url = {https://www.cybereason.com/blog/new-malware-arsenal-abusing-cloud-platforms-in-middle-east-espionage-campaign}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-12-10} } New Malware Arsenal Abusing Cloud Platforms in Middle East Espionage Campaign
DropBook MoleNet Quasar RAT SharpStage Spark
2020-12-09CybereasonCybereason Nocturnus Team
@techreport{team:20201209:molerats:a13c569, author = {Cybereason Nocturnus Team}, title = {{MOLERATS IN THE CLOUD: New Malware Arsenal Abuses Cloud Platforms in Middle East Espionage Campaign}}, date = {2020-12-09}, institution = {Cybereason}, url = {https://www.cybereason.com/hubfs/dam/collateral/reports/Molerats-in-the-Cloud-New-Malware-Arsenal-Abuses-Cloud-Platforms-in-Middle-East-Espionage-Campaign.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-02-09} } MOLERATS IN THE CLOUD: New Malware Arsenal Abuses Cloud Platforms in Middle East Espionage Campaign
DropBook JhoneRAT Molerat Loader Pierogi Quasar RAT SharpStage Spark
2020-11-19ThreatpostElizabeth Montalbano
@online{montalbano:20201119:exploits:f40feb2, author = {Elizabeth Montalbano}, title = {{APT Exploits Microsoft Zerologon Bug: Targets Japanese Companies}}, date = {2020-11-19}, organization = {Threatpost}, url = {https://threatpost.com/apt-exploits-zerologon-targets-japanese-companies/161383/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-11-23} } APT Exploits Microsoft Zerologon Bug: Targets Japanese Companies
Quasar RAT Ryuk
2020-11-17SymantecThreat Hunter Team
@online{team:20201117:japanlinked:42c6320, author = {Threat Hunter Team}, title = {{Japan-Linked Organizations Targeted in Long-Running and Sophisticated Attack Campaign}}, date = {2020-11-17}, organization = {Symantec}, url = {https://symantec-enterprise-blogs.security.com/blogs/threat-intelligence/cicada-apt10-japan-espionage}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-11-19} } Japan-Linked Organizations Targeted in Long-Running and Sophisticated Attack Campaign
Quasar RAT
2020-10-06BlackberryBlackberry Research
@techreport{research:20201006:bahamut:2a6157f, author = {Blackberry Research}, title = {{BAHAMUT: Hack-for-Hire Masters of Phishing, Fake News, and Fake Apps}}, date = {2020-10-06}, institution = {Blackberry}, url = {https://www.blackberry.com/us/en/pdfviewer?file=/content/dam/blackberry-com/asset/enterprise/pdf/direct/report-spark-bahamut.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-10-08} } BAHAMUT: Hack-for-Hire Masters of Phishing, Fake News, and Fake Apps
Bahamut Bahamut
2020-06-22MalwareLab.plMaciej Kotowicz
@online{kotowicz:20200622:venomrat:129ba02, author = {Maciej Kotowicz}, title = {{VenomRAT - new, hackforums grade, reincarnation of QuassarRAT}}, date = {2020-06-22}, organization = {MalwareLab.pl}, url = {https://blog.malwarelab.pl/posts/venom/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-06-25} } VenomRAT - new, hackforums grade, reincarnation of QuassarRAT
Quasar RAT Venom RAT
2020-05-29ZscalerSudeep Singh
@online{singh:20200529:shellreset:e80d2c8, author = {Sudeep Singh}, title = {{ShellReset RAT Spread Through Macro-Based Documents Using AppLocker Bypass}}, date = {2020-05-29}, organization = {Zscaler}, url = {https://www.zscaler.com/blogs/research/shellreset-rat-spread-through-macro-based-documents-using-applocker-bypass}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-06-05} } ShellReset RAT Spread Through Macro-Based Documents Using AppLocker Bypass
Quasar RAT
2020-05-14Lab52Dex
@online{dex:20200514:energy:43e92b4, author = {Dex}, title = {{The energy reserves in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea and a malicious campaign of APT10 against Turkey}}, date = {2020-05-14}, organization = {Lab52}, url = {https://lab52.io/blog/the-energy-reserves-in-the-eastern-mediterranean-sea-and-a-malicious-campaign-of-apt10-against-turkey/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-06-10} } The energy reserves in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea and a malicious campaign of APT10 against Turkey
Cobalt Strike HTran MimiKatz PlugX Quasar RAT
2020-04-270x00secDan Lisichkin
@online{lisichkin:20200427:master:1cfb192, author = {Dan Lisichkin}, title = {{Master of RATs - How to create your own Tracker}}, date = {2020-04-27}, organization = {0x00sec}, url = {https://0x00sec.org/t/master-of-rats-how-to-create-your-own-tracker/20848}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-04-28} } Master of RATs - How to create your own Tracker
Quasar RAT
2020-03-04CrowdStrikeCrowdStrike
@techreport{crowdstrike:20200304:2020:818c85f, author = {CrowdStrike}, title = {{2020 CrowdStrike Global Threat Report}}, date = {2020-03-04}, institution = {CrowdStrike}, url = {https://go.crowdstrike.com/rs/281-OBQ-266/images/Report2020CrowdStrikeGlobalThreatReport.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-07-24} } 2020 CrowdStrike Global Threat Report
MESSAGETAP More_eggs 8.t Dropper Anchor BabyShark BadNews Clop Cobalt Strike CobInt Cobra Carbon System Cutwail DanaBot Dharma DoppelDridex DoppelPaymer Dridex Emotet FlawedAmmyy FriedEx Gandcrab Get2 IcedID ISFB KerrDown LightNeuron LockerGoga Maze MECHANICAL Necurs Nokki Outlook Backdoor Phobos Predator The Thief QakBot REvil RobinHood Ryuk SDBbot Skipper SmokeLoader TerraRecon TerraStealer TerraTV TinyLoader TrickBot Vidar Winnti ANTHROPOID SPIDER APT31 APT39 BlackTech BuhTrap Charming Kitten CLOCKWORK SPIDER DOPPEL SPIDER FIN7 Gamaredon Group Leviathan MONTY SPIDER MUSTANG PANDA NARWHAL SPIDER NOCTURNAL SPIDER PINCHY SPIDER Pirate Panda SALTY SPIDER SCULLY SPIDER SMOKY SPIDER Thrip VENOM SPIDER VICEROY TIGER
2020-02-21ADEO DFIRADEO DFIR
@techreport{dfir:20200221:apt10:e9c3328, author = {ADEO DFIR}, title = {{APT10 Threat Analysis Report}}, date = {2020-02-21}, institution = {ADEO DFIR}, url = {https://adeo.com.tr/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/APT10_Report.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-03-03} } APT10 Threat Analysis Report
CHINACHOPPER HTran MimiKatz PlugX Quasar RAT
2020-01-31ReversingLabsRobert Simmons
@online{simmons:20200131:rats:d8a4021, author = {Robert Simmons}, title = {{RATs in the Library: Remote Access Trojans Hide in Plain "Public" Site}}, date = {2020-01-31}, organization = {ReversingLabs}, url = {https://blog.reversinglabs.com/blog/rats-in-the-library}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-02-03} } RATs in the Library: Remote Access Trojans Hide in Plain "Public" Site
CyberGate LimeRAT NjRAT Quasar RAT Revenge RAT
2020-01-17JPCERT/CCTakayoshi Shiigi
@techreport{shiigi:20200117:looking:bf71db1, author = {Takayoshi Shiigi}, title = {{Looking back on the incidents in 2019}}, date = {2020-01-17}, institution = {JPCERT/CC}, url = {https://jsac.jpcert.or.jp/archive/2020/pdf/JSAC2020_0_JPCERT_en.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-04-06} } Looking back on the incidents in 2019
TSCookie NodeRAT Emotet PoshC2 Quasar RAT
2020SecureworksSecureWorks
@online{secureworks:2020:bronze:66f1290, author = {SecureWorks}, title = {{BRONZE RIVERSIDE}}, date = {2020}, organization = {Secureworks}, url = {https://www.secureworks.com/research/threat-profiles/bronze-riverside}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-05-23} } BRONZE RIVERSIDE
Anel ChChes Cobalt Strike PlugX Poison Ivy Quasar RAT RedLeaves Stone Panda
2020SecureworksSecureWorks
@online{secureworks:2020:zinc:13667ec, author = {SecureWorks}, title = {{ZINC EMERSON}}, date = {2020}, organization = {Secureworks}, url = {https://www.secureworks.com/research/threat-profiles/zinc-emerson}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-05-23} } ZINC EMERSON
yty QUILTED TIGER
2020SecureworksSecureWorks
@online{secureworks:2020:aluminum:af22ffd, author = {SecureWorks}, title = {{ALUMINUM SARATOGA}}, date = {2020}, organization = {Secureworks}, url = {https://www.secureworks.com/research/threat-profiles/aluminum-saratoga}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-05-23} } ALUMINUM SARATOGA
BlackShades DarkComet Xtreme RAT Poison Ivy Quasar RAT Molerats
2019-11-19FireEyeKelli Vanderlee, Nalani Fraser
@techreport{vanderlee:20191119:achievement:6be19eb, author = {Kelli Vanderlee and Nalani Fraser}, title = {{Achievement Unlocked: Chinese Cyber Espionage Evolves to Support Higher Level Missions}}, date = {2019-11-19}, institution = {FireEye}, url = {https://summit.fireeye.com/content/dam/fireeye-www/summit/cds-2019/presentations/cds19-executive-s08-achievement-unlocked.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-03-02} } Achievement Unlocked: Chinese Cyber Espionage Evolves to Support Higher Level Missions
MESSAGETAP TSCookie ACEHASH CHINACHOPPER Cobalt Strike Derusbi Empire Downloader Ghost RAT HIGHNOON HTran MimiKatz NetWire RC poisonplug Poison Ivy pupy Quasar RAT ZXShell
2019-10-22Lab52Jagaimo Kawaii
@online{kawaii:20191022:new:0d66066, author = {Jagaimo Kawaii}, title = {{New PatchWork Spearphishing Attack}}, date = {2019-10-22}, organization = {Lab52}, url = {https://lab52.io/blog/new-patchwork-campaign-against-pakistan/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-01-13} } New PatchWork Spearphishing Attack
BadNews
2019-10-02Virus BulletinDaniel Lunghi, Jaromír Hořejší
@techreport{lunghi:20191002:abusing:3c9a1b7, author = {Daniel Lunghi and Jaromír Hořejší}, title = {{Abusing third-party cloud services in targeted attacks}}, date = {2019-10-02}, institution = {Virus Bulletin}, url = {https://www.virusbulletin.com/uploads/pdf/conference_slides/2019/VB2019-LunghiHorejsi.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-01-13} } Abusing third-party cloud services in targeted attacks
BadNews SLUB
2019-08-26QianxinRed Raindrop Team
@online{team:20190826:aptc09:a228795, author = {Red Raindrop Team}, title = {{APT-C-09 Reappeared as Conflict Intensified Between India and Pakistan}}, date = {2019-08-26}, organization = {Qianxin}, url = {https://ti.qianxin.com/blog/articles/apt-c-09-reappeared-as-conflict-intensified-between-india-and-pakistan/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-01-07} } APT-C-09 Reappeared as Conflict Intensified Between India and Pakistan
BadNews
2019-05-24FortinetBen Hunter
@online{hunter:20190524:uncovering:7d8776e, author = {Ben Hunter}, title = {{Uncovering new Activity by APT10}}, date = {2019-05-24}, organization = {Fortinet}, url = {https://www.fortinet.com/blog/threat-research/uncovering-new-activity-by-apt-}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-11-04} } Uncovering new Activity by APT10
PlugX Quasar RAT
2019-05-20Twitter (@struppigel)Karsten Hahn
@online{hahn:20190520:yggdrasil:5a23fde, author = {Karsten Hahn}, title = {{Tweet on Yggdrasil / CinaRAT}}, date = {2019-05-20}, organization = {Twitter (@struppigel)}, url = {https://twitter.com/struppigel/status/1130455143504318466}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-01-13} } Tweet on Yggdrasil / CinaRAT
Quasar RAT
2019-04-16FireEyeJohn Hultquist, Ben Read, Oleg Bondarenko, Chi-en Shen
@online{hultquist:20190416:spear:a0125cb, author = {John Hultquist and Ben Read and Oleg Bondarenko and Chi-en Shen}, title = {{Spear Phishing Campaign Targets Ukraine Government and Military; Infrastructure Reveals Potential Link to So-Called Luhansk People's Republic}}, date = {2019-04-16}, organization = {FireEye}, url = {https://www.fireeye.com/blog/threat-research/2019/04/spear-phishing-campaign-targets-ukraine-government.html}, language = {English}, urldate = {2019-12-20} } Spear Phishing Campaign Targets Ukraine Government and Military; Infrastructure Reveals Potential Link to So-Called Luhansk People's Republic
Quasar RAT Vermin
2019-04-01Macnica NetworksMacnica Networks
@techreport{networks:20190401:trends:cf738dc, author = {Macnica Networks}, title = {{Trends in Cyber ​​Espionage Targeting Japan 2nd Half of 2018}}, date = {2019-04-01}, institution = {Macnica Networks}, url = {https://www.macnica.net/file/mpressioncss_ta_report_2019.pdf}, language = {Japanese}, urldate = {2021-03-02} } Trends in Cyber ​​Espionage Targeting Japan 2nd Half of 2018
Anel Cobalt Strike Datper PLEAD Quasar RAT RedLeaves taidoor Zebrocy
2019-03-27SymantecCritical Attack Discovery and Intelligence Team
@online{team:20190327:elfin:d90a330, author = {Critical Attack Discovery and Intelligence Team}, title = {{Elfin: Relentless Espionage Group Targets Multiple Organizations in Saudi Arabia and U.S.}}, date = {2019-03-27}, organization = {Symantec}, url = {https://symantec-blogs.broadcom.com/blogs/threat-intelligence/elfin-apt33-espionage}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-04-21} } Elfin: Relentless Espionage Group Targets Multiple Organizations in Saudi Arabia and U.S.
DarkComet MimiKatz Nanocore RAT NetWire RC pupy Quasar RAT Remcos StoneDrill TURNEDUP APT33
2019-03-27SymantecSecurity Response Attack Investigation Team
@online{team:20190327:elfin:836cc39, author = {Security Response Attack Investigation Team}, title = {{Elfin: Relentless Espionage Group Targets Multiple Organizations in Saudi Arabia and U.S.}}, date = {2019-03-27}, organization = {Symantec}, url = {https://www.symantec.com/blogs/threat-intelligence/elfin-apt33-espionage}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-01-06} } Elfin: Relentless Espionage Group Targets Multiple Organizations in Saudi Arabia and U.S.
DarkComet Nanocore RAT pupy Quasar RAT Remcos TURNEDUP APT33
2019MITREMITRE ATT&CK
@online{attck:2019:patchwork:b9fa9e1, author = {MITRE ATT&CK}, title = {{Group description: Patchwork}}, date = {2019}, organization = {MITRE}, url = {https://attack.mitre.org/groups/G0040/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2019-12-20} } Group description: Patchwork
QUILTED TIGER
2018-11-29360 Threat IntelligenceThreat Intelligence Center
@online{center:20181129:analysis:d46e3e4, author = {Threat Intelligence Center}, title = {{Analysis Of Targeted Attack Against Pakistan By Exploiting InPage Vulnerability And Related APT Groups}}, date = {2018-11-29}, organization = {360 Threat Intelligence}, url = {https://ti.qianxin.com/blog/articles/analysis-of-targeted-attack-against-pakistan-by-exploiting-inpage-vulnerability-and-related-apt-groups-english/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2022-01-03} } Analysis Of Targeted Attack Against Pakistan By Exploiting InPage Vulnerability And Related APT Groups
BioData Bitter RAT WSCSPL
2018-10-09Trend MicroDaniel Lunghi, Jaromír Hořejší, Cedric Pernet
@techreport{lunghi:20181009:untangling:348f703, author = {Daniel Lunghi and Jaromír Hořejší and Cedric Pernet}, title = {{Untangling the Patchwork Espionage Group}}, date = {2018-10-09}, institution = {Trend Micro}, url = {https://documents.trendmicro.com/assets/tech-brief-untangling-the-patchwork-cyberespionage-group.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-01-06} } Untangling the Patchwork Espionage Group
BadNews SocksBot QUILTED TIGER
2018-10-01Macnica NetworksMacnica Networks
@techreport{networks:20181001:trends:17b1db5, author = {Macnica Networks}, title = {{Trends in cyber espionage (targeted attacks) targeting Japan | First half of 2018}}, date = {2018-10-01}, institution = {Macnica Networks}, url = {https://www.macnica.net/file/mpressioncss_2018-1h-report_mnc_rev3_nopw.pdf}, language = {Japanese}, urldate = {2021-03-02} } Trends in cyber espionage (targeted attacks) targeting Japan | First half of 2018
Anel Cobalt Strike Datper FlawedAmmyy Quasar RAT RedLeaves taidoor Winnti xxmm
2018-08-29Trend MicroDaniel Lunghi, Ecular Xu
@online{lunghi:20180829:urpage:0f63a4b, author = {Daniel Lunghi and Ecular Xu}, title = {{The Urpage Connection to Bahamut, Confucius and Patchwork}}, date = {2018-08-29}, organization = {Trend Micro}, url = {https://blog.trendmicro.com/trendlabs-security-intelligence/the-urpage-connection-to-bahamut-confucius-and-patchwork/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-01-06} } The Urpage Connection to Bahamut, Confucius and Patchwork
AndroRAT Bahamut
2018-08-02Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Robert Falcone, David Fuertes, Josh Grunzweig, Kyle Wilhoit
@online{falcone:20180802:gorgon:06112b1, author = {Robert Falcone and David Fuertes and Josh Grunzweig and Kyle Wilhoit}, title = {{The Gorgon Group: Slithering Between Nation State and Cybercrime}}, date = {2018-08-02}, organization = {Palo Alto Networks Unit 42}, url = {https://researchcenter.paloaltonetworks.com/2018/08/unit42-gorgon-group-slithering-nation-state-cybercrime/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2019-12-20} } The Gorgon Group: Slithering Between Nation State and Cybercrime
Loki Password Stealer (PWS) Nanocore RAT NjRAT Quasar RAT Remcos Revenge RAT
2018-07-17ESET ResearchKaspars Osis
@online{osis:20180717:deep:56fcfcf, author = {Kaspars Osis}, title = {{A deep dive down the Vermin RAThole}}, date = {2018-07-17}, organization = {ESET Research}, url = {https://www.welivesecurity.com/2018/07/17/deep-dive-vermin-rathole/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2019-11-14} } A deep dive down the Vermin RAThole
Quasar RAT Sobaken Vermin
2018-06-07VolexityMatthew Meltzer, Sean Koessel, Steven Adair
@online{meltzer:20180607:patchwork:5b8d3c8, author = {Matthew Meltzer and Sean Koessel and Steven Adair}, title = {{Patchwork APT Group Targets US Think Tanks}}, date = {2018-06-07}, organization = {Volexity}, url = {https://www.volexity.com/blog/2018/06/07/patchwork-apt-group-targets-us-think-tanks/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-01-08} } Patchwork APT Group Targets US Think Tanks
Quasar RAT Unidentified 047 QUILTED TIGER
2018-03-30360 Threat IntelligenceQi Anxin Threat Intelligence Center
@online{center:20180330:analysis:4f1feb9, author = {Qi Anxin Threat Intelligence Center}, title = {{Analysis of the latest cyber attack activity of the APT organization against sensitive institutions in China}}, date = {2018-03-30}, organization = {360 Threat Intelligence}, url = {https://ti.360.net/blog/articles/analysis-of-apt-c-09-target-china/}, language = {Chinese}, urldate = {2020-01-13} } Analysis of the latest cyber attack activity of the APT organization against sensitive institutions in China
Quasar RAT
2018-03-07Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Brandon Levene, Josh Grunzweig, Brittany Ash
@online{levene:20180307:patchwork:8973699, author = {Brandon Levene and Josh Grunzweig and Brittany Ash}, title = {{Patchwork Continues to Deliver BADNEWS to the Indian Subcontinent}}, date = {2018-03-07}, organization = {Palo Alto Networks Unit 42}, url = {https://researchcenter.paloaltonetworks.com/2018/03/unit42-patchwork-continues-deliver-badnews-indian-subcontinent/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2019-12-20} } Patchwork Continues to Deliver BADNEWS to the Indian Subcontinent
BadNews
2017-12-11Trend MicroDaniel Lunghi, Jaromír Hořejší, Cedric Pernet
@online{lunghi:20171211:untangling:5f00f99, author = {Daniel Lunghi and Jaromír Hořejší and Cedric Pernet}, title = {{Untangling the Patchwork Cyberespionage Group}}, date = {2017-12-11}, organization = {Trend Micro}, url = {https://documents.trendmicro.com/assets/tech-brief-untangling-the-patchwork-cyberespionage-group.pdf?platform=hootsuite}, language = {English}, urldate = {2019-10-21} } Untangling the Patchwork Cyberespionage Group
Quasar RAT
2017-10-27BellingcatCollin Anderson
@online{anderson:20171027:bahamut:e17abf8, author = {Collin Anderson}, title = {{Bahamut Revisited, More Cyber Espionage in the Middle East and South Asia}}, date = {2017-10-27}, organization = {Bellingcat}, url = {https://www.bellingcat.com/resources/case-studies/2017/10/27/bahamut-revisited-cyber-espionage-middle-east-south-asia/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-01-06} } Bahamut Revisited, More Cyber Espionage in the Middle East and South Asia
Bahamut Bahamut Bahamut
2017-09-19CymmetriaCymmetria
@online{cymmetria:20170919:unveiling:e67fe90, author = {Cymmetria}, title = {{Unveiling Patchwork – a targeted attack caught with cyber deception}}, date = {2017-09-19}, organization = {Cymmetria}, url = {https://www.cymmetria.com/patchwork-targeted-attack/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2019-12-18} } Unveiling Patchwork – a targeted attack caught with cyber deception
QUILTED TIGER
2017-06-12BellingcatCollin Anderson
@online{anderson:20170612:bahamut:9810646, author = {Collin Anderson}, title = {{Bahamut, Pursuing a Cyber Espionage Actor in the Middle East}}, date = {2017-06-12}, organization = {Bellingcat}, url = {https://www.bellingcat.com/news/mena/2017/06/12/bahamut-pursuing-cyber-espionage-actor-middle-east/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-01-13} } Bahamut, Pursuing a Cyber Espionage Actor in the Middle East
Bahamut Bahamut Bahamut
2017-04-05FortinetJasper Manuel, Artem Semenchenko
@online{manuel:20170405:indepth:f5fe3b5, author = {Jasper Manuel and Artem Semenchenko}, title = {{In-Depth Look at New Variant of MONSOON APT Backdoor, Part 1}}, date = {2017-04-05}, organization = {Fortinet}, url = {http://blog.fortinet.com/2017/04/05/in-depth-look-at-new-variant-of-monsoon-apt-backdoor-part-1}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-01-06} } In-Depth Look at New Variant of MONSOON APT Backdoor, Part 1
BadNews
2017-04-05FortninetJasper Manuel, Artem Semenchenko
@online{manuel:20170405:indepth:8481b41, author = {Jasper Manuel and Artem Semenchenko}, title = {{In-Depth Look at New Variant of MONSOON APT Backdoor, Part 2}}, date = {2017-04-05}, organization = {Fortninet}, url = {http://blog.fortinet.com/2017/04/05/in-depth-look-at-new-variant-of-monsoon-apt-backdoor-part-2}, language = {English}, urldate = {2019-10-13} } In-Depth Look at New Variant of MONSOON APT Backdoor, Part 2
BadNews
2017-04PricewaterhouseCoopersPricewaterhouseCoopers
@techreport{pricewaterhousecoopers:201704:operation:cb50712, author = {PricewaterhouseCoopers}, title = {{Operation Cloud Hopper: Technical Annex}}, date = {2017-04}, institution = {PricewaterhouseCoopers}, url = {https://www.pwc.co.uk/cyber-security/pdf/cloud-hopper-annex-b-final.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2019-10-15} } Operation Cloud Hopper: Technical Annex
ChChes PlugX Quasar RAT RedLeaves Trochilus RAT
2017-01-30Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Mashav Sapir, Tomer Bar, Netanel Rimer, Taras Malivanchuk, Yaron Samuel, Simon Conant
@online{sapir:20170130:downeks:8ed6329, author = {Mashav Sapir and Tomer Bar and Netanel Rimer and Taras Malivanchuk and Yaron Samuel and Simon Conant}, title = {{Downeks and Quasar RAT Used in Recent Targeted Attacks Against Governments}}, date = {2017-01-30}, organization = {Palo Alto Networks Unit 42}, url = {http://researchcenter.paloaltonetworks.com/2017/01/unit42-downeks-and-quasar-rat-used-in-recent-targeted-attacks-against-governments}, language = {English}, urldate = {2019-12-20} } Downeks and Quasar RAT Used in Recent Targeted Attacks Against Governments
Quasar RAT
2016-10-20Twitter (@malwrhunterteam)MalwareHunterTeam
@online{malwarehunterteam:20161020:quasar:f530cea, author = {MalwareHunterTeam}, title = {{Tweet on Quasar RAT}}, date = {2016-10-20}, organization = {Twitter (@malwrhunterteam)}, url = {https://twitter.com/malwrhunterteam/status/789153556255342596}, language = {English}, urldate = {2019-07-11} } Tweet on Quasar RAT
Quasar RAT
2016-08-08ForcepointNicholas Griffin
@online{griffin:20160808:monsoon:ac7eb5b, author = {Nicholas Griffin}, title = {{MONSOON - Analysis Of An APT Campaign}}, date = {2016-08-08}, organization = {Forcepoint}, url = {https://www.forcepoint.com/blog/x-labs/monsoon-analysis-apt-campaign}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-04-06} } MONSOON - Analysis Of An APT Campaign
BadNews TinyTyphon QUILTED TIGER
2016-08-08ForcepointAndy Settle, Nicholas Griffin, Abel Toro
@techreport{settle:20160808:monsoon:c4f71cc, author = {Andy Settle and Nicholas Griffin and Abel Toro}, title = {{MONSOON – ANALYSIS OF AN APT CAMPAIGN}}, date = {2016-08-08}, institution = {Forcepoint}, url = {https://www.forcepoint.com/sites/default/files/resources/files/forcepoint-security-labs-monsoon-analysis-report.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-01-07} } MONSOON – ANALYSIS OF AN APT CAMPAIGN
BadNews TinyTyphon QUILTED TIGER
2016-07-25SymantecSymantec
@online{symantec:20160725:patchwork:d56802d, author = {Symantec}, title = {{Patchwork cyberespionage group expands targets from governments to wide range of industries}}, date = {2016-07-25}, organization = {Symantec}, url = {https://community.broadcom.com/symantecenterprise/communities/community-home/librarydocuments/viewdocument?DocumentKey=09308982-77bd-41e0-8269-f2cc9ce3266e&CommunityKey=1ecf5f55-9545-44d6-b0f4-4e4a7f5f5e68&tab=librarydocuments}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-04-21} } Patchwork cyberespionage group expands targets from governments to wide range of industries
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2016-07-08Kaspersky LabsGReAT
@online{great:20160708:dropping:273c1df, author = {GReAT}, title = {{The Dropping Elephant – aggressive cyber-espionage in the Asian region}}, date = {2016-07-08}, organization = {Kaspersky Labs}, url = {https://securelist.com/the-dropping-elephant-actor/75328/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2019-12-20} } The Dropping Elephant – aggressive cyber-espionage in the Asian region
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2016CymmetriaCymmetria
@techreport{cymmetria:2016:unveiling:da4224b, author = {Cymmetria}, title = {{Unveiling Patchwork: The Copy-Paste APT}}, date = {2016}, institution = {Cymmetria}, url = {https://s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/cymmetria-blog/public/Unveiling_Patchwork.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-01-06} } Unveiling Patchwork: The Copy-Paste APT
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