May 07, 2021
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Information related to cyber activities relating to the DPRK

DPRK hackers create fake LinkedIn profiles so good that even experts are fooled

DPRK hackers create fake LinkedIn profiles so good that even experts are fooled

North Korea’s Lazarus Group used elaborate personas and encrypted chats to break into major pharma company

DPRK hackers create fake LinkedIn profiles so good that even experts are fooled
Author Image Nils Weisensee April 29, 2021
North Korean hackers use new method to dodge security programs

North Korean hackers use new method to dodge security programs

Cybersecurity firm outlines Lazarus-attributed phishing attempt in recent report

North Korean hackers use new method to dodge security programs
Author Image Min Chao Choy April 20, 2021
North Korean hackers stole cryptocurrency while skimming credit cards: Report

North Korean hackers stole cryptocurrency while skimming credit cards: Report

Group-IB’s analysis of a Lazarus CC-skimming campaign also revealed malware designed to steal BTC, ETH

North Korean hackers stole cryptocurrency while skimming credit cards: Report
Author Image Min Chao Choy April 16, 2021
North Korean cybercriminals attacked South African logistics firm

North Korean cybercriminals attacked South African logistics firm

Lazarus Group likely used access to infected computers for espionage, security researchers say

North Korean cybercriminals attacked South African logistics firm
Author Image Min Chao Choy April 9, 2021
North Korean hackers suspected of creating accounts posing as NK News reporters

North Korean hackers suspected of creating accounts posing as NK News reporters

Security firm links suspicious profile to DPRK, investigation reveals more accounts likely set up for phishing attacks

North Korean hackers suspected of creating accounts posing as NK News reporters
Author Image Min Chao Choy April 7, 2021
North Koreans sharpen their cyberskills at online coding competitions

North Koreans sharpen their cyberskills at online coding competitions

Free platforms may offer insights to threat researchers but help the DPRK build its cyber force, experts say

North Koreans sharpen their cyberskills at online coding competitions
Author Image Nils Weisensee April 2, 2021
North Korean hackers posed as a cybersecurity firm to launch new attacks

North Korean hackers posed as a cybersecurity firm to launch new attacks

Google says cybercriminals linked to North Korea created new website and social media profiles to trick victims

North Korean hackers posed as a cybersecurity firm to launch new attacks
Author Image Nils Weisensee April 1, 2021
Cyberattack links North Korean hackers to ransomware used for extortions

Cyberattack links North Korean hackers to ransomware used for extortions

Researchers suspect collaboration between Lazarus Group and criminals behind the TFlower extortion campaign

Cyberattack links North Korean hackers to ransomware used for extortions
Author Image Nils Weisensee March 5, 2021
North Korea in Feb. 2021: A month in review and what’s ahead

North Korea in Feb. 2021: A month in review and what’s ahead

An analytical look at the main developments from Feb. 1, 2021 to Feb. 28, 2021

North Korea in Feb. 2021: A month in review and what’s ahead
Author Image NK Pro March 3, 2021
North Korean hackers breached sensitive defense network at Russian firm

North Korean hackers breached sensitive defense network at Russian firm

DPRK-linked Lazarus Group accessed restricted data by using “highly interesting technique,” according to Kaspersky

North Korean hackers breached sensitive defense network at Russian firm
Author Image Min Chao Choy February 26, 2021
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