World

North Korean hackers suspected of targeting vaccine maker AstraZeneca in cyberattack, Reuters reports

According to Reuters, North Korean hackers posed as recruiters on networking site LinkedIn and WhatsApp in order to approach AstraZeneca staff, including those working on coronavirus research, with fake job offers. The suspected hackers then sent documents — some using Russian email addresses — purporting to be job descriptions that were in fact laced with […]

Small Business

6 Russian military officers charged with a worldwide cyberattack

The alleged cyberattackers hacked into software using destructive malware to black out thousands of computers and cause nearly $ 1 billion in losses, and were intended to support Russian government efforts to undermine, retaliate against, or otherwise destabilize worldwide computer networks, the Justice Department said. The alleged hackers are officers of the Russian Main Intelligence […]