It is important to understand what is going on within our networks. The Equation Group Kaspersky Report February 2015 is a very interesting read.
The Equation group is a highly sophisticated threat actor that has been engaged in multiple CNE (computer network exploitation) operations dating back to 2001, and perhaps as early as 1996. The Equation group uses multiple malware platforms, some of which surpass the well-known “Regin” threat in complexity and sophistication. The Equation group is probably one of the most sophisticated cyber attack groups in the world; and they are the most advanced McAfee Threat Report February 2015threat actor we have seen.