FireEye Reveals New Cyber Attacks on Indian Government Officials
FireEye, a U.S. cyber security company, has revealed cyber attacks by a suspected Pakistan-based group against Indian government officials. On May 18, 2016 registered a fake news website and sent spear phishing emails to Indian government officials. The emails sent to government officials were sent from timesofindiaa.in, a fake news domain registered by the attackers. The group attached a malicious Microsoft Word document to the emails, which pretended to sent by an employee of The Times of India.