Researchers at Kaspersky Lab have discovered a new cyber-spying campaign called Grabit that is targeting small, medium sized organisations based in mainly in India and even in countries such as Thailand and the US. Other countries affected are the UAE, Germany, Israel, Canada, France, Austria, Sri Lanka, Chile and Belgium.
Grabit is targeting businesses across sectors chemicals, nanotechnology, education, agriculture, media, construction and more. According to Kaspersky, India and Thailand were the maximum affected by this cyber-attack. Kaspersky Lab reveals malware were sent by employees to each other as stolen host names and internal applications are the same.