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Operation Dropping Anchor

A new targeted campaign against the financial, manufacturing, and retail sectors in the United States and Europe was discovered in October 2019. The operation focused on Point-of-Sale systems and used multiple malware families including Trickbot and the Anchor backdoor. The group also used various tools for reconnaissance and lateral movement including Meterpreter, PowerShell Empire, and Cobalt Strike.
Name Modified Date Sources
Operation Dropping Anchor 2019-12-16