‘Cloud Snooper’ Attack Circumvents AWS Firewall Controls

A good reason to take notice of nation-state attacks, even if you’re attitude is “they’d never target my organisation”, is that today’s APT is tomorrow’s script-kiddie attack…:

[…] Cloud Snooper’s techniques for now appear to be rare, but like many unique attacks like this, it’s only a matter of time before they are imitated. “Every time we see something done in a targeted attack usually by a nation-state, a couple of years later, cybercriminals” adopt similar tactics, Wisniewski said. […]

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