Bronze Union APT Updates Remote Access Trojans in Fresh Wave of Attacks


The notorious Chinese-linked threat group, dubbed Bronze Union, has been spotted in a widespread 2018 campaign updating its arsenal of cyberweapons by breathing new life into old tools.

The threat group was spotted in 2018 using updated source code to target data owned by political, technology, manufacturing and humanitarian organizations, researchers with the Dell Secureworks Counter Threat Unit told Threatpost, Wednesday.

“In 2018, CTU researchers identified evidence of Bronze Union leveraging tools that have been publicly available for years,” said researchers in their report, which they released ahead of next week’s RSA 2019 conference. “However, the variants used in 2018 included updated code.”

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Source: ThreatPost