Ars Technica: 18 months after indictment, Iranian phishers are still targeting universities

Ars Technica: 18 months after indictment, Iranian phishers are still targeting universities. “In March 2018, nine Iranians were criminally charged for their involvement with the Mabna Institute, a company federal prosecutors said was created in 2013 for the express purpose of using coordinated cyber intrusions to steal terabytes of academic data from universities, academic journal publishers, tech companies, and government organizations. Almost 18 months later, the group’s hacking activities are still going strong, Secureworks, a Dell-owned security company, said on Wednesday.”

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