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APT10 | Menupass Team, is a Chinese cyber espionage group

Cybersecurity Incident Report

Incident Name Incident Discovery Date Cyber Incident Severity Affected Systems Response States Vulnerability
APT10 [Date of discovery] APT10, also known as Menupass Team, is a Chinese cyber espionage group suspected to originate from China. They have historically targeted construction and engineering, aerospace, and telecom firms, as well as governments in the United States, Europe, and Japan. APT10’s activities support Chinese national security goals, including acquiring valuable military and intelligence information, and stealing confidential business data to support Chinese corporations. Significant impact Construction and engineering, aerospace, telecom firms, governments Under investigation High

Unveiling APT10: The Menacing Cyber Threat

Dear Readers,

Today, we uncover the elusive nature of APT10, also known as the Menupass Team, a formidable cyber espionage group suspected to originate from China. Since 2009, APT10 has been a persistent threat, targeting construction and engineering, aerospace, and telecom firms, alongside governments in the United States, Europe, and Japan.

Driven by Chinese national security goals, APT10’s objectives are clear: to acquire valuable military and intelligence information and pilfer confidential business data to bolster Chinese corporations. Their sophisticated tactics and malicious intent pose a significant risk to organizations across various sectors.

APT10 employs a range of attack vectors, including traditional spear phishing and exploitation of managed service providers. Their methods may vary, but their mission remains constant: to infiltrate and exfiltrate sensitive information, undermining the security and stability of targeted entities.

As we confront the evolving landscape of cyber threats, it is imperative that we remain vigilant and proactive in our defense against adversaries like APT10. By enhancing threat intelligence capabilities and fortifying cybersecurity measures, we can mitigate the risks posed by such malicious actors and safeguard our digital assets.

Let us unite in our commitment to cybersecurity, fortifying our defenses and preserving the integrity of our digital infrastructure.

Stay vigilant, stay secure.

First Step Technology LLC Cybersecurity Team