KandyKorn, a sophisticated malware designed for data extraction and secure deletion, is linked to North Korean hacking group Lazarus. Distributed via phishing emails, KandyKorn primarily targets macOS devices of unsuspecting cryptocurrency users and blockchain engineers. Once infiltrated, it can steal a wide range of data from cryptocurrency wallet addresses to private keys and transaction history, making the malware a major threat to the cryptocurrency community.
Blue Shield of California members may have had their data exposed in a November data breach. Information included member names, dates of birth, addresses, subscriber