8 Countries Accused Of Cyberwar Activities


Iran

An Iranian role in recent cyberattacks is almost universally accepted by the security community. After having undergone incoming attacks related to efforts to stop its purported nuclear program, Iranian retaliation is almost viewed as a given. It is typically believed that sources within Iran have been behind the recent string of attacks against U.S.-based banks, as well as the massive cyberattack against Aramco, a Saudi Arabian oil company the Tehran government believes is capitalizing on economic sanctions against Iran.