Israeli security researchers have discovered massive European cyber crime operation which have been active form 2002.
According CYBERTINEL research a German crafted Trojan have penetrated hundreds of blue-chip companies, government institutions, research laboratories and critical infrastructure facilities in Germany , Austria and Switzerland.
Israel-based security company Cybertinel uses existing malware strings that are used for cyber attacks and developed an algorithms can predict future attacks using possible mutated malware.
According company press release Harkonnen Operation network was facilitated for 12 years by the incorporation of over 800 false companies registered in the UK.
Jonathan Gad wrote in this press release that the damage to the organisations who have been victims in terms of loss of valuable data, income or the exposure of information related to employees and customers is immeasurable