Microsoft links new SolarWinds hacker group to China
The tool was used by over 400 Fortune 500 companies. Some reports originally suspected the group to be of Russian origin at the time
Tech giant Microsoft has attributed a new cyberattack on IT firm SolarWinds to a Chinese hacker group. The company’s Threat Intelligence Center (MSTIC) said the attacks were carried out by a group called “DEV-0322" who had a “presumed goal" of accessing clients of the United States’ defense industry.