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Attack detail

Attack Date Location
January 2012 Thailand (Bangkok)
Target organisation Attack category
Unspecified Thai human-rights NGO portal Active attack
Surface Type
Windows XML Core

Additional notes on attack

Site was modified to distribute malicious code to anyone who accessed it, which sent back information from the target machines to an external server

Harm Notes
Harm to digital capacity, Harms linked to data breach Harms to digital capacity [potential] - could drive users away from site, thus not fulfilling its mission Harms linked to data breach - could allow attackers to identify and understand the identities of users accessing the site
Actor type
Attacker agenda
State Activity