The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) have issued a current technical alert on the North Korea-linked threat group known as the government name: Hidden Cobra, or the cyber security name of the Lazarus Group.
The Lazarus Group is highly suspected or conducting numerous high-profile attacks; to include targeting Sony Pictures, Bangladesh’s Central Bank and various financial organizations. The Lazarus Group’s campaigns are traced as Operation…
Implication of Russian Sanctions
During March-April 2018, dozens of Russian diplomats were expelled; hundreds of Russian Troll Factory-related accounts banned; new travel and economic sanctions levied and more are expected. While Russia did expel diplomats symmetrically, it explores options for an asymmetric response ranging from intellectual property violations to cyberattacks.
Blows Targeting Russia
In March 2018, 25 countries and NATO expelled dozens of Russian diplomats…