Targeting of U.S. government and private entities and other victims
Date of report
  • November 2019
The Iran-aligned espionage group APT 33 used botnets to launch a campaign against a small number of victims in the public and private sectors in the United States, Asia, and the Middle East.
Suspected victims
  • U.S. government
Suspected state sponsor
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Type of incident
  • Espionage
Target category
  • Government
  • Private sector