Tags South Korea

‘Tick’ espionage group is likely trying to hop air gaps, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

New research shows that a cyber espionage group has targeted USB drives in a likely effort to infect “air gapped” systems cut off from the internet.

Bithumb, South Korea's largest cryptocurrency exchange, loses $30 million to hackers

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 5 months ago

The theft totals over 35 billion South Korean won.

Diplomacy won’t stop North Korean hacking, South Korean officials say

by Ryan Duffy • 5 months ago

Two top South Korean cybersecurity experts cautioned Thursday that their country is not prepared to stem the tide of North Korean hacking, regardless of two recent summits with Pyongyang that have taken place.

Chinese, Russian hacking groups spy on South Korea amid U.S.-North Korea peace talks

by Ryan Duffy • 5 months ago

Ahead of the Trump-Kim summit in Singapore next week, a U.S. cybersecurity researcher says that Russian and Chinese hackers have scaled up activity against South Korean targets.

North Korea hasn't stopped launching cyberattacks amid peace talks

by Chris Bing • 6 months ago

As Kim Jong-un speaks publicly about nuclear disarmament, North Korea's hacker army continues to target different businesses across Europe, Asia and the U.S.

Seoul claims North Korea stole millions worth of cryptocurrency from domestic exchanges

by Chloe Kim • 9 months ago

The North is still trying to hack into South Korean cryptocurrency exchanges.

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