Kimsuky
This threat actor targets South Korean think tanks, industry, nuclear power operators, and the Ministry of Unification for espionage purposes. Also responsible for launching a launching a spear-phishing campaign targeting UN officials, including those affiliated with the UN Security Council.
Suspected victims
  • Ministry of Unification
  • UN officials, including those affiliated with the UN Security Council
  • Sejong Institute
  • Korea Institute for Defense Analyses
Suspected state sponsor
  • Korea (Democratic People's Republic of)
Type of incident
  • Espionage
Target category
  • Government
  • Private sector