Microsoft has a new way of naming security threats

Microsoft threat actor naming categories

Microsoft is banking on our human obsession with the climate to assist make figuring out safety threats simpler with a shakeup (opens in new tab) to its taxonomy.

As of April 2023, Microsoft will now be utilizing climate occasions to assist establish threats throughout 5 key teams, together with financially motivated, non-public sector offensive actors (PSOAs), affect operations, teams in growth, and at last nation states.