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Operation Dark Basin

A hacker for hire operation known as Dark Basin was uncovered targeting multiple industries across many countries around the world. Entities focused on included advocacy groups, journalists, government officials, financial professionals, nonprofits, human rights defenders, and energy and pharmaceutical companies. The initial infection vector mostly consisted of phishing emails containing malicious URL shorteners to direct victims to fake sites which mimicked Google Mail, Yahoo Mail, Facebook, and others to gather credentials from the unsuspecting users.
Name Modified Date Sources
Operation Dark Basin 2020-06-19