OFAC sanctions 3 North Korean state-sponsored cyber groups

OFAC has listed 3 North Korean state-sponsored cyber groups, “Lazarus Group”, “Bluenoroff”, and “Andariel” as “agencies, instrumentalities, or controlled entities of the Government of North Korea” and for being controlled by US- and UN-designated Reconnaissance General Bureau (RGC), North Korea’s intelligence bureau, pursuant to Executive Order 13722. Lazarus Group “was involved in the destructive WannaCry 2.0 ransomware attack” in 2017, …

North KoreaNorth Korea United StatesUnited States

About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

See profile for Michael O'Kane >