advanced persistent threat (APT)

What the MSP alert means for local governments


An alert from the U.S. and its allies about threats against managed service providers is a "wakeup call" for companies that local governments depend upon.

Suspected Chinese hackers gained access to six state governments, Mandiant says


Research suggests that hackers linked to Chinese intelligence have taken a new focus on U.S. state governments since last May.

An APT breached a local government using Fortinet vulnerability, FBI says


APT actors have been exploiting Fortinet firewalls that haven't patched vulnerabilities that the company has previously disclosed, the FBI said.