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Russian, North Korean hackers targeted COVID-19 vaccine researchers — and some attacks got through, Microsoft says

by Tim Starks • 2 weeks ago

Three groups targeted seven prominent companies in Canada, France, India, South Korea and the United States, Microsoft said.

Suspected North Korean hackers who targeted job applicants prove more ambitious than first believed

by Tim Starks • 3 weeks ago

The tactic represents the kind of digital spying technique that would have given hackers access to machines belonging to job applicants positioned near military organizations — just the kind of targets that a foreign government would value.

For North Korea, phishing with fake job-recruitment emails never gets old

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

This time, the spies were trying to get access to European defense firms, McAfee says.

North Korean hackers are stepping up their ransomware game, Kaspersky finds

by Shannon Vavra • 4 months ago

In recent months government hackers from North Korea have been turning to deploying their own ransomware, according to Kaspersky research.

What's new for North Korean hackers? Kaspersky says they're polishing tools, finding new targets

by Shannon Vavra • 4 months ago

North Korean government-linked hackers have been aggressively deploying a multi-stage malware framework for two years in a ploy to expand their target sets, according to Kaspersky.

How spies used LinkedIn to hack European defense companies

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

It's a cautionary tale in the use of social engineering for espionage.

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