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Rocra Espionage Malware Campaign ­ncovered After Five Years of Activity

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Operation "Red October"

Credit: Kaspersky Lab

For five years, it hid in the weeds of networks used by Eastern European diplomats, government employees and scientific research organizations, stealing data and infecting more machines in an espionage campaign rivaling Flame and others of its ilk. The campaign, called Rocra or Red October, by researchers at Kaspersky Lab, focused not only on workstations, but mobile devices and networking gear to gain a foothold inside strategic organizations.

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