Olympic Destroyer malware targeted Pyeongchang Games (Feb 23, 2018)

The SonicWall Capture Labs Threat Research Team observed new malware Called OlympicDestroyer [OlympicDestroyer.A].

The Winter Olympics this year is being held in Pyeongchang, South Korea and OlympicDestroyer malware was designed to knock computers offline by deleting critical system files, which would render the machines useless. This Malware was used in an attack on the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Games.

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