Targeting of Middle Eastern and Azerbaijani organizations
Date of report
  • March 2021
Iran-linked hackers used spear-phishing emails to distribute malware to organizations in the Middle East and Azerbaijan.
Suspected victims
  • Organizations in Azerbaijan, Israel, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates
Suspected state sponsor
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Type of incident
  • Espionage
Target category
  • Civil society