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How Threat Analysts Learned from Attackers' OpSec Mistakes

In targeting executives at a COVID research firm, state-sponsored threat group ITG18 made some mistakes. Here's how IBM X-Force used that to their advantage.
In their investigation of state-sponsored threat group ITG18, or "Charming Kitten," IBM X-Force researchers found attackers' operational security errors revealed intimate details about their entire operation. Here, they discuss what they learned and how their findings can aid enterprise security teams.