Lazarus adopts new methods to target cryptoHappened on March 27th, 2019
The purported North Korea-backed hacker group Lazarus is still targeting crypto, while adopting new techniques, according to a new report. Kaspersky notes that the hackers are still targeting systems involved in the cryptocurrency and fintech industries, and advised players in those sectors to exercise caution: “If you’re part of the booming cryptocurrency or technological startup industry, exercise extra caution when dealing with new third parties or installing software on your systems [...] And never ‘Enable Content’ (macro scripting) in Microsoft Office documents received from new or untrusted sources…”