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Kaspersky Lab reveals ‘direct link’ between banking heist hackers and North Korea
4 April 2017, 5:22 pm



Kaspersky Lab found a “direct link” between the Lazarus group banking heist hackers and North Korea.

While Lazarus is a notorious cyber-espionage and sabotage group, a subgroup of Lazarus, called Bluenoroff by Kaspersky researchers, focuses only on financial attacks with the goal of “invisible theft without leaving a trace.”

The group has four main types of targets: financial institutions, casinos, companies involved in the development of financial trade software and crypto-currency businesses.

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