Chinese APT Group TEMP.Periscope targets US Engineering and Maritime Industries

By Pierluigi Paganini


The China-linked APT group Leviathan. aka TEMP.Periscope, has increased the attacks on engineering and maritime entities over the past months.

Past attacks conducted by the group aimed at targets connected to South China Sea issues, most of them were research institutes, academic organizations, and private firms in the United States.

The group has also targeted professional/consulting services, high-tech industry, healthcare, and media/publishing. Most of the identified victims were in the United States, some of them located in Europe and at least one in Hong Kong.

“The campaign is linked to a group of suspected Chinese cyber espionage actors we have tracked since 2013, …read more

Via:: Security Affiars