An extensive spyware campaign targeting Iranian, Kurdish and Turkish natives as well as ISIS supporters has been active since 2016.

Dubbed “Domestic Kitten” Check Point researchers discovered the targeted attacks which they say have remained under the radar due to the artful deception of its attackers towards their targets, according to a Sept. 7 blog post.

The malware is named in line with other Iranian APT attacks that use “kitten” following common APT nomenclature for Iranian groups and “domestic” because the group is believed to be affiliated with the Iranian government.

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