Microsoft reports Knotweed gang making SubZero attacks

Microsoft has published an analysis of a Europe-based “private-sector offensive actor” with a view to helping its customers spot signs of attacks by money-hungry gangsters. Dubbed Knotweed by Microsoft’s Threat Intelligence Center and Security Response Center, the private sector targeting crew has made use of multiple Windows and Adobe zero-day exploits in attacks against European and Central American customers.

Link: Microsoft reports Knotweed gang making SubZero attacks
via http://www.theregister.com

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