Blog Posts Tagged with "South Korea"


Kaspersky Uncovers Active Cyber-Espionage Attacks Targeting South Korean Think-Tanks

September 11, 2013 Added by:InfosecIsland News

Kaspersky Lab has uncovered details of an ongoing cyber-espionage campaign targeting South Korean think tanks.

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South Korean Attack & Malware Analysis

March 25, 2013 Added by:Tripwire Inc

From several samples of the malware and logs it has been found that the malware was designed to corrupt the Master Boot Record (MBR) as well as the Volume Boot Record (VMR). Once the corruption has taken place the system reboots leaving the system unusable as the MBR is missing .

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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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