Thursday, August 25, 2016

Iran & North Korea Expand Cyber Capabilities

On 22 August 2016, Wapack Labs identified potential cyber threats and vulnerabilities to Western interests; threats which span numerous critical infrastructure sectors.  Iran and ally North Korea, continue to grow and expand their cyber capabilities.  We are providing this information for your situational awareness.

Publication date:                         24 August 2016

Handling requirements:               Traffic light protocol (TLP) GREEN

Attribution/Threat Actors:           Iranian and NK Threat Actors

Actor Type:                                  Tier II & III            

Potential Targets:                        USA / International

Past Reporting:                            Red Sky Alliance: DOC 2326, DOC 2741, DOC 4166

The full attribution report has been published in its entirety in the Red Sky Alliance portal.  For more information please contact the lab directly at 844-4-WAPACK, 603-606-1246, or

About Wapack Labs

Wapack Labs, located in New Boston, NH is a Cyber Threat Analysis and Intelligence organization supporting the Red Sky Alliance, the FS-ISAC and individual organizations by offering expert level targeted intelligence analysis answering some of the hardest questions in Cyber.  Wapack Labs’ engineers, researchers and analysts use deep analysis techniques and visualization to design and deliver transformational cyber-security analysis tools that fuse open source and proprietary information.  The intelligence derived from these tools and techniques serve as the foundation of Wapack Labs’ information reporting to the cyber-security teams of its customers and industry partners located around the world.