Mongolian certificate authority hacked eight times, compromised with malware

Mongolia

Hackers have breached a server belonging to MonPass, one of Mongolia’s largest certificate authorities (CA), and have backdoored the company’s official client with a Cobalt Strike-based backdoor. The backdoor was active inside the company’s official certificate installer app between February 8 and March 3 this year, security firm Avast said in a report today. Incident has the hallmarks of […]

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