USCC has attacked the spy group, which has been attacked by Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps.
The US official added the strike to Iranian spy group's computer software that was June 13
A spokesman for the Pentagon would not comment on the matter of Saturday, saying that it is a matter of policy and operational security, we do not discuss cyberspace operations, intelligence or planning. "
The former US intelligence official told CNN that in recent months there has been an increase in Iranian cyber activity against Gulf targets, like Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates, as well as US targets. Iranian forces' cyber capabilities have improved in recent years, and while they are often outsourcing their efforts to Russians,
The Department of Homeland Security announced that Iran has recently increased cyberattacks against
Christopher Krebs, director of DHS's Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, said in a Statement that he is "Aware of a recent rise in malicious cyber activity directed at Iranian regime actors and proxies. "
Cancer said Iranian state actors and proxies.
"Iranian state actors and proxies
CNN's Ryan Browne, David Shortell, and Geneva Sands contributed to this report. [more]