HIDDEN COBRA - North Korean Malicious Cyber Activity

Posted on: March 28, 2018


On March 28, 2018, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) identified Trojan malware variants—referred to as SHARPKNOT—used by the North Korean government. The U.S. Government refers to the malicious cyber activity by the North Korean government as HIDDEN COBRA.

For more information, visit https://www.us-cert.gov/HiddenCobra.

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