Blog Posts Tagged with "North Korea"


Treasury Imposes Sanctions Against the Government of The Democratic People’s Republic Of Korea

January 02, 2015 Added by:InfosecIsland News

In response to the Government of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea’s numerous provocations, particularly the recent cyber-attack targeting Sony Pictures Entertainment and the threats against movie theaters and moviegoers, President Obama today signed an Executive Order (E.O.) authorizing the imposition of sanctions against the Government of North Korea and the Workers’ Party of Korea...

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Indicators of Compromise for Malware Used by Sony Attackers

December 21, 2014 Added by:Mike Lennon

Indicators of Compromise (IOCs) related to the Sony cyberattack that should be added to network security solutions to determine whether they are present on a network.

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Concerns Mount over North Korean Cyber Warfare Capabilities

June 11, 2012 Added by:Plagiarist Paganini

North Korean operatives have been detected launching cyber attacks on Incheon International Airport systems and also spreading a virus planted in gaming programs intended to transform user's machines in zombies for a large botnet to launch DDoS attacks...

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South Korea Moves to Improve Cybersecurity Posture

June 11, 2012 Added by:Headlines

"To the North, it is attractive to develop cyber capabilities as it does not cost much money to establish and maintain cyber units. Another reason is it is very difficult to trace down the origin of cyber attacks, which can be a good excuse when it is blamed for any cyber attack"...

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Projectile Dysfunction

April 13, 2012 Added by:Ron Baklarz

Was it me or when they showed the North Korean Space Control Center did it not look like a group of students at a code fest? Seriously, there were no large screens for tracking and I’ve seen more computing power at the local senior citizens home...

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North Korea’s Cyber War Forces

March 06, 2012 Added by:Dan Dieterle

North Korean Students that show aptitude are selected from elementary schools and are groomed in cyber warfare throughout their college years. They constantly hone their skills and even attend foreign colleges to learn the latest security techniques...

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