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South Korea Nuclear Research data digitally stolen by North Korean Hackers

Nuclear research data from a South Korean organization is suspected to have been stolen by a hacker’s gang from North Korea. And reports are in that the information steal might be attributed to a cyber crooks group hailing from Pyeongyang dubbed as APT Group Kimsuky.   Cybersecurity Insiders has learned that the nuclear facility that […]

South Korea researchers find 36 new Mobile security vulnerabilities in LTE

A group of researchers from Korean Advanced Institute of Science and Technology Constitution (KAIST) based in South Korea claims that they have identified over 51 mobile security vulnerabilities in LTE mobile data protocol of which 36 happen to be new. Note 1- LTE stands for Long Term Evolution (LTE) standard used by millions of mobile […]

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Fifa World Cup Apps are vulnerable to cyber threats- San Francisco based mobile security company named Pradeo has found that almost all the Euro Sports Apps related to the FIFA World Cup Football are filled with over 63 vulnerabilities each related to Cyber Threat. This includes apps which have been downloaded more than 1000 to […]

Russia launched cyber attack on 2018 Winter Olympics says the United States

United States top news resource ‘The Washington Post’ published a post on Sunday which alleges Russian Military spies for cyber attacking the opening ceremony of 2018 Winter Olympics which were held in South Korea. The post says that the spies did so by making it appear as an intrusion conducted by North Korea. The Washington […]

Russian Intelligence behind Winter Olympic Games Cyber Attack!

PeyongChang Games which are being held in South Korea’s PeyongChang Olympic Stadium witnessed a minute disruption yesterday when some hackers tried to disrupt the official website of the Winter Olympic Games. The organizers of the Olympics sporting event say that attack could be the work of Russian Intelligence in retaliation to the ban imposed on […]

South Korea secures 2018 Winter Olympics with 10k Cyber Warriors!

We all know that South Korea is going to host the 2018 Winter Olympics held from 9 to 25 February 2018 in Pyeongchang Olympic Stadium, Pyeongchang County, South Korea. Since the Pyeongchang 2018 sporting event is facing cyber threats from some rogue nations, the government of South Korea has decided to secure the event with […]

Cyber Attack on 2018 Winter Olympics detected!

While South Korea is preparing to host 2018 Winter Olympics between February 9th to 25th 2018 in Pyeongchang County, hackers, on the other hand, seem to be preparing well to attack the XXIII Olympic Winter Games with a wave of cyber threats. Security analysts from Cybersecurity firm McAfee have discovered a cyber attack campaign targeting […]

Prove that we were behind WannaCry Ransomware Attack says North Korea

The UN Ambassador from North Korea has literally challenged the United States and is demanding Washington provide evidence to back that Pyongyang was behind the WannaCry Ransomware Attack which targeted more than 250,000 computers across 150 countries in May this year. Pak Song II the North Korean UN Ambassador said that allegations jointly put forward […]

North Korea denies US accusations of WannaCry Ransomware Attack!

North Korea issued a press statement on Thursday denying US accusations that it was behind the WannaCry Ransomware Cyber Attack. Moreover, the North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said that the allegations put forth by White House were absurd, baseless and were more of provocative nature containing ulterior motives. On December 18, 2017, US Homeland […]

Trump admin praises Microsoft and Facebook for disabling North Korean Cyber Threats

Facebook and Microsoft received utmost praise from the Trump administration for disabling a majority of Cyber Threats generated from/by North Korea since the beginning of 2017. White House Homeland Security adviser Tom Bossert was the official who disclosed this fact to the American media on behalf of White House administration on Tuesday and asked both […]

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