North Korean link on major cyber attacks

North Korean link on major cyber attacks

Tech May 15, 2017 22:42

NEW YORK - Security companies Kaspersky Lab and Symantec Corp have evidence that programs involving the use of hostage software in the global cyber attack were previously associated with North Korea.

The companies showed that in an earlier version of 'WannaCry' programming language was used by researchers. The same language was part of programs used by the Lazarus Group; Hackers driven by several companies by North Korea.

SEE ALSO: US: Pay useless after contamination ransomware

The North Korean delegation to the United Nations was not immediately available for comment.

Leave a comment

The HOTRECENTNEWS.com is not responsible for the content of external sites.

SEARCH

Back to Top