Mandiant suffers phishing attack on its X Account and exposes CLINKSINK malware

Mandiant, a threat intelligence company affiliated with Google Cloud, recently made headlines as it fell victim to a hacking group orchestrating crypto-related phishing campaigns. On January 3rd, 2024, the company faced a significant setback when its official Twitter account, now known as X, was compromised. The hackers exploited this opportunity to disseminate phishing links associated […]

Google Cloud completes Mandiant acquisition for $5.4 billion

Google Cloud has made an official announcement that it has completed the acquisition process of cybersecurity firm Mandiant for $5.4 billion. Trade analysts felt that the business purchase will help the cloud business of the web search giant mitigate risks associated with cyber threats with great confidence driven readiness. For the information of our readers, […]

Lockbit 2.0 Ransomware targets Cybersecurity firm Mandiant

Mandiant, a globally renowned Cybersecurity firm was reportedly been targeted by LockBit 2.0 Ransomware attack in May this year. And reports are in that Lockbit is interested in releasing the stolen documents, as the IT staff of Mandiant was not responding positively to its ransom demands. On the other hand, the security firm denied any […]

Google to buy security firm Mandiant for $5.4 billion

Google has released a press update that it is going to acquire security firm Mandiant for $5.4 billion and it is going to be an all-cash deal to close by this year-end. Highly placed sources say that the tech giant is planning to integrate cyber security firmly into its Google Cloud services in the coming […]

New Malware campaign spreading through Phishing Attacks

Cybersecurity Firm Mandiant has observed that a new malware campaign is on the prowl that started on December 2nd, 2020 targeting over 50 organizations so far. Researchers say that the campaign was launched by a hacking group named UNC2529 that might be connected to the state funded intelligence belonging to an Asian country. The first […]

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