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Butterfly: Corporate spies out for financial gain

Butterfly is a group of highly capable, professional attackers who perform corporate espionage for financial gain. The group compromised several major technology companies in 2013 using a zero-day exploit to drop malware onto victims’ computers. Over the past two years, Symantec has worked closely with the victims and found that Butterfly has since compromised multiple companies in a wide range of sectors.

Symantec provides a detailed analysis of the Butterfly group and the malware tools at its disposal.

31 pages, 3.71 MB (PDF)
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