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U.S. calls out Iranian hacker threat with indictment, sanctions and threat analysis

1 month ago   |   By Politico

U.S. officials on Thursday turned up the heat on Iranian hackers, sanctioning one of Tehran's state-backed hacker teams, charging three Iranians with stealing sensitive information about aerospace and satellite technology and exposing the hackers' favorite tools and strategies.
The charges: Between July 2015 and February 2019, according to the newly unsealed indictment , Said Pourkarim Arabi, Mohammad Reza Espargham and Mohammad Bayati targeted more than 1,800 user accounts at U.S. and foreign companies, including employees in the aerospace and satellite technology sectors and workers at...
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