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Attack Date Location
January 2022 Philippines, Germany
Target individual Attack category
Vietnamese human rights advocates Unknown
Surface Type
Email Unknown

Additional notes on attack

Phishing email attacks on two Vietnamese human-rights advocates between 2018 - 2020. "All the attacks took the form of emails pretending to share an important document with a link to download a file. These files included spyware for Mac OS or Windows systems."

Harm Notes
Unknown Unknown - it is not known if hackers gained access to targets' systems or data
Actor type Actor name(s)
State Actor Ocean Lotus
Attacker agenda Attacker location
State Activity v
Source Source name
Online media Amnesty International
Source URLs