OceanLotus Cyber Attack Steal China’s Government Institutions Data

The Chinese internet security company Qihoo 360’s SkyEye Labs have released a report accused a foreign hacker group named OceanLotus of cyber attack on China’s Marine ,scientific research institutions and shipping companies and agencies and stealing government information,report Chinese media.

According the report OceanLotus hackers APT(Advanced Persistent Threat) cyber attack support by a foreign government ,and used Trojan viruses to penetrate and control computers of Chinese government staff and intercept confidential documents and information.

According the SkyEye Labs more than 100 OceanLotus Trojan program samples of four different types were used and spread over 13 countries.

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