Reuters: hackers attacked foreign diplomats in Kyiv through BMW ads


In April 2023, a diplomat from Poland sent an email advertisement to various embassies selling a BMW 5 Series sedan, the report says. The diplomat confirmed the fact of sending messages. The APT29 hacker group, also known as Cozy Bear, intercepted the information and injected malware into it. Subsequently, the “infected” messages were sent to other foreign diplomats in Kyiv.

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