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Mandiant details prolific North Korean cyber-espionage group
Wed, 29th Mar 2023
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Mandiant has assessed with high confidence that APT43 is a moderately-sophisticated cyber operator that supports the interests of the North Korean regime.
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Flashpoint: APAC companies must factor geopolitics in cyber strategies
Fri, 15th Mar 2019
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The diverse geopolitical and economic interests of the states in the region play a significant role in driving and shaping cyber threat activity against entities operating in APAC.
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Deep dive: Research finds new links among North Korea’s malware families
Fri, 10th Aug 2018
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By identifying reused code, researchers gained valuable insights about the “ancestral relations” to known threat actors or other campaigns.
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Trump cancelling North Korea summit will have 'cyber-retaliation'
Mon, 28th May 2018
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"Cancellation of this summit with Kim will likely have larger implications than if President Trump never accepted the invitation in the first place."
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Android malware used to target North Korean defectors
Tue, 22nd May 2018
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A malware called RedDawn used Google Play to apparently target North Korean defectors, according to security firm McAfee.
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North Korea's threat actors operating from other countries
Mon, 7th May 2018
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North Korea conducts malicious cyber operations from countries including India, Malaysia, New Zealand, Nepal, Kenya, Mozambique, Indonesia, and China.
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State-sponsored North Korean cyberespionage group continues to weaponize tactics
Wed, 21st Feb 2018
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The North Korean threat group known to some as Reaper (APT37) is eyeing bigger targets with more sophisticated tactics.
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United States hot on heels of North Korea's Hidden Cobra malware
Mon, 19th Feb 2018
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The United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) is honing in on the North Korean Government’s activities known as HIDDEN COBRA.
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Highly-targeted cyberattacks surround upcoming Winter Olympics
Tue, 9th Jan 2018
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McAfee released a report that revealed cybercriminals have targeted organisations involved in fast approaching Winter Olympics held in South Korea.
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Sony vs North Korea - everything you need to know
Fri, 9th Jan 2015
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The first sign of a break-in came in the form of a skull flashing on every employee’s computer screen, with the warning "this is just the beginning".
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Foreigners denied Facebook and Twitter as North Korea orders blanket ban
Mon, 3rd Nov 2014
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The blanket ban ends access to services previously available to diplomatic missions and international humanitarian organisations
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Kim Jong Un’s spoof Google thank you note
Mon, 14th Jan 2013
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Forbes contributor Justin Belmont offers quirky reply to Eric Schmidt's recent visit to North Korea.
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Google urges North Korea to go online
Mon, 14th Jan 2013
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Eric Schmidt makes visit to persuade country to embrace the web or risk economic decline.
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The divided peninsula
Thu, 1st Jul 2010
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The sinking in March of a South Korean warship, with the loss of 46 lives, caused a diplomatic storm and ranked up tensions in one of the world’s major hotspots.
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The Net's enemies named
Tue, 16th Mar 2010
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Australia is being monitored by an<br />organisation dedicated to freedom of information, because of its plans to<br />introduce compulsory Internet filtering.
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