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Information related to cyber activities relating to the DPRK

How North Korea’s cyber power can undermine US sanctions enforcement

How North Korea’s cyber power can undermine US sanctions enforcement

Cryptocurrency exchanges and state regulators could turn blind eye to DPRK’s illicit activities to avoid getting hit

How North Korea’s cyber power can undermine US sanctions enforcement
Author Image Jenny Jun June 29, 2021
Layered cyber deterrence: A new US cyber strategy against North Korea

Layered cyber deterrence: A new US cyber strategy against North Korea

The US is working to correct cyber asymmetries between itself and North Korea

Layered cyber deterrence: A new US cyber strategy against North Korea
Author Image Jeenho Hahm June 15, 2021
North Korea’s hackers launch attacks following action on sanctions

North Korea’s hackers launch attacks following action on sanctions

Researchers suggest Kimsuky phishing attempts follow predictable pattern

North Korea’s hackers launch attacks following action on sanctions
Author Image Nils Weisensee May 21, 2021
North Korea is stronger and more resilient than US policymakers think

North Korea is stronger and more resilient than US policymakers think

The Biden administration must consider whether the status quo is really unsustainable for Pyongyang

North Korea is stronger and more resilient than US policymakers think
Author Image Kangkyu Lee May 12, 2021
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
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