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Hackers linked to North Korea targeted U.S. ICS companies, breached energy firm

by Chris Bing • 1 week ago

Multiple sources tell CyberScoop that the report details an energy company that was breached by what is thought to be North Korea-linked hackers.

In-progress email threads were hacked to spearphish private companies, report says

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 weeks ago

The ongoing campaign has several eyebrow-raising but ultimately inconclusive links to previous attacks that could be the work of North Korean hackers, according to Palo Alto Networks.

U.S. official: American companies avoided government help when WannaCry, NotPetya hit

by Chris Bing • 1 month ago

A top Homeland Security official says the U.S. government was unable to fully measure the scale and impact of two recent ransomware outbreaks, dubbed WannaCry and NotPetya, in America due to a lack of private sector engagement.

As Trump promises 'fire and fury,' North Korean hackers target U.S. defense contractors

by Chris Bing • 2 months ago

Hackers linked to a North Korean cyber espionage group — best known for a global ransomware attack dubbed "WannaCry" — are now actively targeting U.S. defense contractors.

Malware campaigns hit North Korea following nuclear ICBM tests

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 months ago

Two sophisticated malware campaigns recently discovered are targeting North Korea, using notably similar decoy documents to deliver their payloads - but are they connected?

North Korean hackers came close to hacking Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign

by Chris Bing • 3 months ago

North Korean hackers targeted foreign policy advisers to Clinton's presidential campaign, focused on stealing policy documents, memos and other confidential information, multiple sources told CyberScoop.

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