Targeting of Indian education sector
Date of report
  • April 2023
Pakistani state-backed group APT 36 targeted entities in the Indian education sector with education-themed documents that contained Crimson RAT malware.
Suspected victims
  • Educational institutions and students in India
Suspected state sponsor
  • Pakistan
Type of incident
  • Espionage
Target category
  • Civil society
Victim government reaction
  • Unknown
Policy response
Suspected state sponsor response