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Symantec researchers dissect North Korean malware used in ATM attacks

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The Lazarus Group's hacking scheme has triggered simultaneous withdrawals from ATMs in 23 countries this year alone.

FBI to private industry: Attribution won’t deter North Korean hacking

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

North Korean hacking “will continue unabated, regardless of the U.S. government public attribution" the FBI said in an alert obtained by CyberScoop.

Cobalt Group tries to slip malicious PDFs past bank employees, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

The Cobalt Group is at it again, and user education is key to stopping them.

North Korea to blame for string of Latin America bank hacks, insiders say

by Chris Bing • 7 months ago

A string of devastating bank hacks across Latin America all carry North Korean fingerprints, according to three people with knowledge of the matter.

FBI announces arrest of 74 email fraudsters on three continents

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

The FBI on Monday announced the arrest of 74 people across three continents for hijacking bank transfers using email fraud.

DHS prepares cross-sector strategy to limit domino effects from big cyberattacks

by Sean Lyngaas • 9 months ago

A forthcoming cybersecurity strategy from the Department of Homeland Security will seek to curb “systemic risk” to critical infrastructure by helping to secure digital tools used across sectors, DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said.

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