Pakistan-based threat actors attacking IITs, Indian Army: Modus operandi, motive, and other details to know
Pakistan-based group Transparent Tribe has been conducting cyber attacks against the Indian Army and education sector. The group is believed to be attempting to obtain sensitive information via the malicious file ‘Revision of Officers posting policy’, which is disguised as a legitimate document.
A new wave of cyber attacks against the Indian Army and the education sector organised by a Pakistan-based group has come to light. According to a report by Seqrite, the enterprise arm of Pune-based Quick Heal Technologies, the threat group is called Transparent Tribe. It has been targeting Indian military entities and educational institutions in the country, such as IITs and NITs. The group is believed to have originated in 2013.