Rage Against the Regime: Attacking National Infrastructure in Iran

Track 2 - Savannah

Thu, 30 Jun 2022 @ 15:45:00

During the past year, there have been several high-profile hacks in Iran, including attacks on Iranian Railways, gas stations, and Iranian national TV and radio stations. Check Point Research investigated both the Iranian Railways and Iranian TV attacks and discovered multiple malware samples, including wipers to maximize the destructive effect on their targets. In this talk, we will take a look at the malware used in these attacks and the motivation behind the actors involved.