Reports say hackers targeting N. Korea-linked UN and NGO websites

Reports say hackers targeting N. Korea-linked UN and NGO websites


hackers are reportedly targeting workers
at non-governmental humanitarian groups including relief organizations connected
to the United Nations according to several news outlets including AFP a
report released by a cyber security firm lookout said a campaign to steal login
credentials has been active since early this year
hackers target officials following North Korea issues at the UN World Food
Programme UNICEF the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent
Societies the scheme is designed to hook workers into phishing sites that mirror
the login pages of legitimate organizations lookout said the scheme
sends the information to a shadowy group called the Pyongyang international
community

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