Unmasking MustacheBouncer, an APT group that spies on foreign embassies in Belarus


ESET Research

Hear Jean-Ian Boutin, Director of Threat Research at ESET, reveal the tactics, techniques and procedures of MustachedBouncer, an APT group targeting foreign embassies in Belarus.

Press play to learn more about the complex workings of MoustachedBouncer, an advanced persistent threat (APT) group discovered by ESET and first publicly disclosed by its ESET researchers in August 2023. Tune in to hear Jean-Ian Boutin , Director of Threat Research at ESET, reveal MustachedBouncer tactics, techniques and procedures with podcast host and ESET Distinguished Researcher Aryeh Goretsky.

Jean-Ian explains, among other things, how the group compromised foreign embassies in Belarus, what makes this group worthy of the “advanced” label and whether employees of the targeted embassies could have brought the malware home after work.

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