'Death Star Of Malware Galaxy' Could Be Linked To NSA
Kaspersky Lab just revealed its findings on "one of the most sophisticated cyber attack groups in the world." That group could be linked to the NSA.By Mikah Sargent | February 17, 2015
What does it take for security researchers to call you the "Death Star" of the malware galaxy?
Tens of thousands of complex infections in at least 42 countries and several unprecedented hacking techniques, that's all.
In a 44-page report, security company Kaspersky Lab revealed what it's calling the "Equation Group," a team of cyberhackers Kaspersky says is "probably one of the most sophisticated cyber attack groups in the world."