Russian hacking group Silence APT now aggressively targeting banks across Asia-Pacific

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Financial damage linked to Silence APT has increased about five times over the past year

Russia-linked hacking group Silence APT has customised its arsenal to more aggressively target financial institutions - with a campaign currently targeting banks in Asia. That's according to the...

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