Researching North Korea online? You could be victim of a malware attack

People with an interest in all things North Korea are being targeted with a very specific malware.

Cybersecurity researchers from Trend Micro (opens in new tab) (via BleepingComputer) have recently observed Earth Kitsune, a nascent threat actor, breaching a pro-North Korea website, and then using that site to deliver a backdoor dubbed WhiskerSpy.