FireEye Hit by Cyber Attack

February 1, 2021

INCIDENT

FireEye said its own systems ended up attacked by what it called “a nation with top-tier offensive capabilities.”
The FireEye breach ended up disclosed in a blog post authored by Chief Executive Kevin Mandia. The post said “red team tools” were stolen as part of a highly sophisticated, likely “nation-state” hacking operation. It is not clear exactly when the hack initially took place.

Incident Date

December 8, 2020

Location

Global

Estimated Cost

none

Victims

Type of Malware

No Malware identified

Threat Source