Chinese cyber-espionage group Moshen Dragon targets Asian telcos

Researchers have identified a new cluster of malicious cyber activity tracked as Moshen Dragon, targeting telecommunication service providers in Central Asia.

While this new threat group has some overlaps with “RedFoxtrot” and “Nomad Panda,” including the use of ShadowPad and PlugX malware variants, there are enough differences in their activity to follow them separately.

According to a new report by Sentinel Labs, Moshen Dragon is a skilled hacking group with the ability to adjust its approach depending on the defenses they’re facing.

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Source: Bleeping Computer