Tag: North Korea

Russia Provides North Korea with Internet, NSA Worker Revealed in Kaspersky Scandal & DJI Drone Accused of Spying on Critical Infrastructure

  Russia in Bed with North Korea – With diplomatic tensions rising between North Korea and nearly every other country out there, there is one who is making closer ties with the hermit country. Russia is positioning itself to be a stronger North Korean ally, reaching out to provide North Korea with an internet connection.Read more »

Banks Targeted by the Silent Group, ONI Malware – Ransomware or Wiper & North Korea Steals Warship Blueprints

  Banks Targeted by ‘Silent’ Trojan – An unknown hacking group that has been dubbed the ‘Silence Group’ has been leveraging techniques similar to those deployed by the infamous Carbanak hacking group. Breaking into financial institutions via spear phishing campaigns, they stay there, silent, watching and recording employees activities, exfiltrate the data which in turnRead more »

China Tests Limits of US Hacking Truce, North Korea EMP Threat & Cyber Attacks an Act of War

  US – China Digital Diplomacy Struggles – Since 2015, the world’s two superpowers have agreed in writing to not hack each other’s private sector companies for commercial gain, which was recognised as the most effective demonstration of government negotiation to curtail cyberspying. However, under the surface, cybersecurity researchers along with recent world events haveRead more »

Lazarus Group Attributed to Taiwan Bank Heist, New Google Feature to Lock Down Your Account & Kids’ Smartwatches are Easily Hackable

  Lazarus Attributed to Taiwan Bank Heist – As reported on here on Oct 11, all evidence of the actors behind the failed $60M bank heist in Taiwan, now points to the Lazarus Group. Some of those attempting to steal via fraudulent transactions on a compromised Swift account in Taiwan from foreign banks located inRead more »