Microsoft: DPRK hackers ‘likely’ hit researchers with Chrome exploit

This has been a hot topic in the infosec community for a few days (according to my twitter feed). Microsoft has some advice for you. Hint: it might be wise to look through your DNS logs to see who’s been connecting to ZINC..:

Today, Microsoft disclosed that they have also been monitoring the targeted attacks against vulnerability researchers for months and have attributed the attacks to a DPRK group named ‘Zinc.’ […]

Microsoft warns that you had visited the ZINC-owned blog (br0vvnn[.]io), you should immediately run a full antivirus scan or  use the IOCs in their report to check for infections. […]

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