Lazarus’ DeathNote Cluster
Evolution of Lazarus’ DeathNote Cluster: from Cryptocurrency Attacks to Defense Sector
Kaspersky recently investigated the DeathNote, one of clusters that belong to the infamous Lazarus group. DeathNote has transformed drastically over the years, beginning in 2019 with attacks on cryptocurrency-related businesses worldwide. By the end of 2022, it was responsible for targeted campaigns that affected IT companies and defense companies in Europe, Latin America, South Korea, and Africa. The latest report by Kaspersky tracks a shift in DeathNote’s targets as well as the development and refinement of their tools, techniques, and procedures during the last four years.