U.S. expands sanctions against North Korea

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U.S. expands sanctions against North Korea

Sanctions are imposed on three North Korean cybergroups responsible for carrying out “dangerous actions”.
The U.S. imposes sanctions on three groups of hackers from the DPRK, who are considered responsible for carrying out cyberattacks. This is stated in the document of the Office of Foreign Assets Control of the U.S. Treasury Department (OFAC) published on Friday, September 13.

Sanctions are being imposed on three North Korean cybergroups responsible for carrying out dangerous actions against vital infrastructure. These are the hacking groups Lazarus Group, Bluenoroff and Andfriel,” the document reads.

The day before it was reported that Kim Jong-un and Trump are negotiating a new meeting. U.S. President Donald Trump announced the fourth meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

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