Microsoft Warns of Widening APT29 Espionage Attacks Targeting Global Orgs

Microsoft has issued a warning concerning a series of escalating attacks by APT29, a group of Russian state-sponsored threat actors. APT29, who are believed to have perpetrated a cyberattack on Microsoft in late November 2023, are now suspected of conducting ongoing attacks on multiple other global organizations. Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) is among the victims. The tech giant on Thursday announced that it is currently alerting these organizations of the risk. The scope and scale of these espionage attacks from APT29 highlight the need for bolstered cyber-security measures across all sectors.

Published: Fri, 26 Jan 2024 11:33:00 +0530