Threat Actors Use Fake Sites for Espionage

Researchers at Volexity report that the Vietnamese threat actor OceanLotus has been using phony news and bogus activist websites to track users, or to trick them into downloading malware. Notably, the websites were convincing enough that the researchers initially thought they were legitimate news sites that had been compromised by a threat actor. Additionally, most of the content on the sites was harmless, containing thousands of articles scraped from legitimate news outlets, with only certain articles containing malicious redirects.
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