Alerts and Advisories

ALERT ALERT: DNS hijacking activity

Created:  25 Jan 2019
Updated:  06 Feb 2019
The NCSC is investigating a large-scale Domain Name System (DNS) hijacking campaign that has reportedly affected government and commercial organisations worldwide.

The majority of entities targeted are in the Middle East, but some impact has been reported in Europe and the US.

The NCSC is not currently aware of any compromised entities in the UK, the techniques exhibited could feasibly be deployed against UK targets.

The Alert can be read here.

DNS hijacking 2.0.pdf

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DNS hijacking activity targeting government and commercial organisations worldwide

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