• Mirage is possibly linked to the Hellsing threat actor. It is also known as Vixen Panda, GREF, APT 15, Playful Dragon, and Playful Taurus. Believed to be associated with Winnti Umbrella
This threat actor uses phishing techniques to compromise the networks of foreign ministries of European countries for espionage purposes.
Suspected victims
  • European Union
  • India
  • United Kingdom
Suspected state sponsor
  • China
Type of incident
  • Espionage
Target category
  • Government