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Information related to cyber activities relating to the DPRK

Timeline: From US-ROK military drills to North Korea cutting the hotlines again

Timeline: From US-ROK military drills to North Korea cutting the hotlines again

NK Pro timeline charts the key events from August 1 to August 31

Timeline: From US-ROK military drills to North Korea cutting the hotlines again
NK ProNK Pro September 2, 2021
Why North Korea’s cybercrime could kill prospects for a diplomatic breakthrough

Why North Korea’s cybercrime could kill prospects for a diplomatic breakthrough

Cryptocurrency theft has become a lifeline for Pyongyang's broken economy that could quickly derail future negotiations

Why North Korea’s cybercrime could kill prospects for a diplomatic breakthrough
Nils WeisenseeNils Weisensee August 11, 2021
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
Jenny JunJenny 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
Jeenho HahmJeenho 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
Nils WeisenseeNils 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
Kangkyu LeeKangkyu 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
Nils WeisenseeNils 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
Min Chao ChoyMin 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
Min Chao ChoyMin 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
Min Chao ChoyMin Chao Choy April 9, 2021
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