May 2015

Nordic Countries an Attractive Target for APT Groups, Cybercriminals: FireEye

FireEye has released a report detailing the cyber threats targeting various sectors in Europe’s Nordic countries.
Government transparency, innovations in fields like renewable energy and healthcare, and rich natural resources make Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden a tempting target for malicious actors, the security firm said.
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NSA Planned Hack of Google App Store

The US National Security Agency developed plans to hack into data links to app stores operated by Google and Samsung to plant spyware on smartphones, a media report said Thursday.
The online news site The Intercept said US intelligence developed the plan with allies in Britain, Canada, New Zealand and Australia, a group known as the "Five Eyes" alliance.
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