Shamoon 3 Attacks Targeted Several Sectors

New details have emerged about the recent Shamoon 3 attacks, including information on several malware samples, targets in additional sectors, and some links to threat groups believed to be operating out of Iran.

Several new samples of the notorious Shamoon malware emerged recently. While initially researchers could not say who had been targeted, an increasing number of targets have come to light in the past days following the analysis of several cybersecurity firms. Alphabet-owned Chronicle discovered one sample that had been uploaded to its VirusTotal service from Italy on December 10.

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