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Operation Cleaver


The company Cylance has published a report describing how hackers based in Iran, have coordinated attacks against more than 50 companies from 16 different countries. This campaign, named Operation Cleaver, has among its objectives critical infrastructure (airlines, airports, energy and telecommunications companies), governmental agencies, hospitals or universities. The objective of these attacks is the installation of APTs in their systems to obtain sensitive information.