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Hackers attack security researchers via LinkedIn

Hackers attack security researchers via LinkedIn

North Korean state hackers are behind a new phishing campaign targeting security researchers. This was discovered by researchers at Mandiant. According to the security provider, North Korean hackers UNC2970 have been conducting a campaign targeting security researchers since last June. With the ... Read more

date12 months ago
North Korea set to increase hacking attempts, experts say

North Korea set to increase hacking attempts, experts say

COVID's impact on the DPRK is driving them to increase their hacking campaigns. Experts expect North Korean hackers to launch more cyber attacks this year. The increase in attacks is due to the pressure North Korea is under both from the Coronavirus pandemic and food shortages. North Korea's ... Read more

date3 years ago
North Korean hackers are now targeting security researchers

North Korean hackers are now targeting security researchers

Google's Threat Analysis Group warned on Monday that North Korean threat groups have been targeting security researchers who work on vulnerability research and development in various organizations and companies. The campaign involves threat actors who established a research blog and even created... Read more

date3 years ago
North Korean hackers target U.S. aerospace and defence industry

North Korean hackers target U.S. aerospace and defence industry

Hackers from North Korea are directing their attacks to target U.S. defense and aerospace industries. “Operation North Star” is the name given to the malicious attacks which targeted employees and other sensitive parties affiliated to the sectors. The operation used documents, advertising jo... Read more

date4 years ago