Targeting of Russian diplomats in Asia
Date of report
  • January 2022
The North Korean threat actor Konni launched a spear-phishing campaign against Russian diplomats in Indonesia. Konni spoofed the email address of the Russian embassy in Serbia to send a fake celebratory email that downloaded a remote access trojan once opened. 
Suspected victims
  • Russian diplomats in Asia
Suspected state sponsor
  • Korea (Democratic People's Republic of)
Type of incident
  • Espionage
Target category
  • Government
Victim government reaction
  • Unknown