Subscribe / Unsubscribe Enewsletters | Login | Register

Pencil Banner

Hired guns suspected in South Korean cyberattacks

Antone Gonsalves | April 1, 2013
The people behind both attacks were just doing their job because of the backdoor file's directory path, Symantec believes

The attackers in the recent assaults used stolen IDs and passwords for a patch manager software to distribute the malware to PCs in the victims' facilities. While there's no proof, North Korea or another state is suspected of being behind the attack because of its sophistication.

 

Previous Page  1  2 

Sign up for CIO Asia eNewsletters.