North Korea

German researchers detail North Korea’s Red Star OS

At a conference held this past weekend, two German researchers Niklaus Schiess and Florian Grunow detailed North Korea’s homegrown computer operating system, Red Star OS.

The Red Star OS is a Linux distro – featuring a design ‘inspired’ by Apple’s Mac OS X – which underscores North Korea’... read more

North Korea denies hacking into Sony Pictures’ computers

In a recently-published article on North Korea's state-run KCNA news agency, the top military body in the country has rebuffed the suggestions that the computer systems at Hollywood studio Sony Pictures Entertainment were hacked by North Korean hackers.

The hack, which hit Sony Pictures... read more

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