Chinese cyber attack group Bronze Union targeting weapons tech
Cyber attack group Bronze Union has attempted to steal data on cutting-edge weapons technologies as well as spy on dissidents and other civilian groups, according to researchers.
The group – also known as Emmissary Panda, LuckyMouse and APT 27 – is believed to be located mainly in China and focuses on collecting political and military intelligence, according to the researchers of the counter threat unit at Secureworks who have been tracking the group since 2013.
Analysis of Bronze Union’s network reveals broad targeting, a range of capabilities, flexible tactics and a persistent focus, according to a report on the group’s espionage tools.
Since 2016, Secureworks analysts have observed Bronze Union targeting a variety of data from political, technology, manufacturing and humanitarian organisations. ..Read More..