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North Korean hackers target U.S. entities amid stalled denuclearization talks

by Shannon Vavra • 1 week ago

A hacking group with North Korean ties has been targeting U.S. entities with malicious documents this summer as it works to hide its tracks better, according to research from Prevailion.

A potentially state-sponsored hacking campaign tried to phish U.S. utilities in July, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The phishing emails purported to be from an organization that certifies engineers.

NSA technical director: Iran-linked operations are about espionage, not destruction

by Shannon Vavra • 3 months ago

The country is getting better at attacks, but not yet to the point where it can cause physical damage.

Phishing kits are licensed, managed and pirated like any other legitimate software

by Shannon Vavra • 3 months ago

Spearphishing schemes are pulling on practices from legitimate software companies in order to enhance the efficiency and distribution of their scams.

Middle East-linked hacking group is working hard to mask its moves

by Shannon Vavra • 4 months ago

The group bears a resemblance to MuddyWater.

Embassies targeted in ongoing spearphishing campaign that weaponized Microsoft Excel files

by Shannon Vavra • 5 months ago

Hackers filled emails U.S. State Department logos and “Top Secret” labels to trick victims into believing they were legitimate.

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