Fxmsp hackers made $1.5M selling access to corporate networks

New details have emerged on the activity of the infamous Fxmsp hacker that last year was advertising access to the networks of three cybersecurity vendors.

Researchers tracking Fxmsp’s ventures on underground forums counted the network intrusions associated with this actor and revealed the presumed identity of the attacker.

Fxmsp became widely known outside hacker forums about a year ago when cybersecurity boutique Advanced Intelligence (AdvIntel) published a series of reports on the actor’s attempts to close a $300,000 deal for selling access to networks belonging to Symantec, Trend Micro, and McAfee.

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Source: Bleeping Computer