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North Korean Hackers Exploit Unpatched Zimbra Devices in ‘No Pineapple’ Campaign
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North Korean Hackers Exploit Unpatched Zimbra Devices in ‘No Pineapple’ Campaign

A recent intelligence operation connected to the well-known Lazarus Group, which is supported by the North Korean government, exploited security holes in unpatched Zimbra devices to compromise victim PCs. According to the Finnish cybersecurity firm WithSecure (formerly F-Secure), which gave the incident the nickname No Pineapple in homage to an error message seen in one of the backdoors, this is the case. A leading research university's chemical engineering department, an Indian healthcare research organization, and a company that makes technology for the energy, research, defence, and healthcare industries were all targets of the malicious operation, which may have been an attempt to compromise the supply chain. Following the penetration of an unnamed customer, the North Korean ...