HIDDEN COBRA - North Korean Malicious Cyber Activity

Posted on: October 02, 2018


On October 2, 2018, the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of the Treasury, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation identified malware and other indicators of compromise used by the North Korean government in an ATM cash-out scheme—referred to by the U.S. Government as “FASTCash.” The U.S. Government refers to malicious cyber activity by the North Korean government as HIDDEN COBRA. For more information on HIDDEN COBRA activity, visit https://www.us-cert.gov/hiddencobra.

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