Hacking group “PLATINUM” used Windows’ own patching system against it

APACars technica — Microsoft’s Windows Defender Advanced Threat Hunting team works to track down and identify hacking groups that perpetrate attacks. The focus is on the groups that are the most selective about their targets and that work the hardest to stay undetected. The company wrote today about one particular group that it has named PLATINUM.

http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/04/hacking-group-platinum-used-windows-own-patching-system-against-it/

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