Targeting of government agency in Guyana
Date of report
  • October 2023
  • Believed to be the work of the Chinese government.
An unknown Chinese-affiliated threat actor targeted a Guyanese government agency with spear-phishing emails. The actor used a series of previously unseen tools in the attack, including a remote access Trojan known as DinodasRAT.
Suspected victims
  • A Guyanese government agency
Suspected state sponsor
  • China
Type of incident
  • Espionage
Target category
  • Government
Victim government reaction
  • Unknown
Policy response
Suspected state sponsor response