TYPEFRAME

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Typeframe is a notorious malware variant known for its damaging potential. It was designed to exploit and harm computers or devices by infiltrating systems through suspicious downloads, emails, or websites, often without the user's knowledge. Once inside, it can steal personal information, disrupt operations, or even hold data hostage for ransom. Typeframe is associated with the "Hidden Cobra" category and was identified and analyzed by the National Cybersecurity & Communications Integration Center (NCCIC), a trusted third party. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security issued a malware analysis report on Typeframe in 2018. This report, available at https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/analysis-reports/AR18-165A, indicated that Typeframe was used by the Lazarus Group, a cybercrime group believed to be linked to North Korea. The Lazarus Group has been implicated in several high-profile cyber attacks, including the Sony hack and the WannaCry ransomware attack. Intelligence agencies have attributed significant cybersecurity incidents to the Lazarus Group, demonstrating their serious capabilities in the field. Besides Typeframe, they have also been connected to another malware variant known as Hidden Cobra. More details about these incidents are available at https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/alerts/TA18-149A. The ongoing efforts to combat such threats underline the importance of robust cybersecurity measures to protect against these sophisticated and potentially devastating attacks.
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WannaCry is a type of malware, specifically ransomware, that caused significant global disruption in 2017. It exploited Windows SMBv1 Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities (CVE-2017-0144, CVE-2017-0145, CVE-2017-0143), which allowed it to spread rapidly and infect over 200,000 machines across more t
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Hidden Cobra, also known as the Lazarus Group and Sapphire Sleet, is a North Korean cyberespionage group that has been active since at least 2009. The U.S. Government uses the term Hidden Cobra to refer to malicious cyber activities by the North Korean government, with the BeagleBoyz representing a
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The Lazarus Group, a notorious threat actor believed to be linked to North Korea, has been attributed with a series of significant cyber-attacks over the past few years. The group's malicious activities include the exploitation of digital infrastructure, stealing cryptocurrency, and executing large-
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CERT-EU
10 months ago
Connect the Dots on State-Sponsored Cyber Incidents - Lazarus Group
MITRE
a year ago
MAR-10135536-12 – North Korean Trojan: TYPEFRAME | CISA
Krypos Logic
a year ago
A Brief Look At North Korean Cryptography