Facebook uncovers Palestinian government officials targeted with malware

Facebook has published new findings that unveil two Palestinian organisations have been running cyberespionage campaigns against government officials, student groups, and security forces. The two groups both used fake and compromised social media accounts posing primarily as young women, and also as Fatah or Hamas supporters, various military groups, journalists, and activists to build trust with people in order to trick them into installing malicious software.

Link: Facebook uncovers Palestinian government officials targeted with malware
via http://www.zdnet.com

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