Kaspersky Lab’s security research team discovered Icefog, a small yet energetic Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) group that focuses on targets in South Korea and Japan, hitting the supply chain for Western companies.
The operation started in 2011 and has increased in size and scope over the last few years.
Do you know those kind of people that rather first start recording an incident instead of helping the persons in need? Well - in Japan a woman survived because a group of people dropped their phone.
During Tokyo's hectic rush hour a woman tried to get off a train in Saitama, north of Tokyo - the woman fell in a gap between the train and the platform Monday morning. Amazingly enough - the people did not start their smartphone camera's to record the incident - instead the group of people started pushing the 32-ton train car so the woman could free herself.
Yahoo Japan Corp. has said it suspects up to 22 million user IDs may have been stolen during an unauthorised attempt to access the administrative system of its Yahoo! Japan portal.
We don't know if the file (of 22 million user IDs) was leaked or not, but we can't deny the possibility given the volume of traffic between our server and external" terminals, the company said in a statement late Friday.
Japanese Police released a report that recommended ISPs in Japan block IP addresses related to the Tor network.
The National Police Agency (NPA) is poised to urge Internet service providers to voluntarily block communications if an anonymous software system called "Tor" -- short for "The onion router" -- is found abused online.Read the Report.
Anonymous hackers groups have immediately responced.
Yahoo Japan found malicious software on its servers but no data was lost, while rival goo said up to 100,000 accounts were hacked.
Two of Japan's major Internet portals were hacked earlier this week, with one warning that as many as 100,000 user accounts were compromised, including financial details.
Video uploaded on Youtube about North Korea invasion of South Korea in 3 days,sending long range balisitic missile to U.S. army bases and Japan and all American interest in region.
The First Day On the first day, once the order is given, the North Korean people's army will fire 240mm MRL (Multiple Rocket Launcher), 250,000 Medium/ long-range ballistic missile, and 1000 SSM (Surface-to-surface missile) for the first 30 minutes toward South Korea and the U.S. combined bases, like a shower from the heavens.
The Eighth Route Army Culture Park in Wuxiang county, China, allows visitors to dress up at Chinese or Japanese troops. And then shoot each other with phony guns.
As tensions between Japan and China reach a fever pitch, this $US80 theme park, which is backed by the local Chinese government, looks to do more than simply cash in.
Amid the Senkaku/ Diaoyu islet chain disputes and violent demonstrations in China against Japan, a series of cyber attacks hit the websites of the Japan’s Defense Ministry, Internal Affairs and Communications Ministry, and the Supreme Court including Japan’s Statistics Bureau and Banking networks. Referring to various Japanese and U.S.
The websites of at least 19 Japanese banks, universities and other institutions have come under cyber-attack since Japan nationalized the Senkaku Islands on Sept. 11 despite objections from China and Taiwan, the National Police Agency said Wednesday.
The electronic attacks made accessing the sites temporarily impossible. Some of the attackers also altered content on the sites, the NPA said.