U.S. sanctions North Korea hacking groups, says attacks funded missile program

The U.S. Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) sanctioned North Korea Friday for ransomware attacks on the Swift interbank messaging system and other critical infrastructure targets that generated funding for the nation-state’s weapons and missile programs.

The Treasury Department targeted three state-sponsored hacking groups – the Lazarus Group, whose WannaCry

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Source: SC Magazine / Article: "U.S. sanctions North Korea hacking groups, says attacks funded missile program"