Latest News Of North Korea Tag
Tech 15 October 2019
Lazarus hackers hiding behind fake crypto firm, again
The notorious North Korean outfit has established a fake crypto firm whose GitHub code contains malware, for the second time.
Business 19 September 2019
Surprise, North Korea is reportedly building its own crypto
North Korea is in the early stages of developing its own cryptocurrency, a new report has revealed.
Business 17 September 2019
North Korea hackers face US sanctions over crypto thefts
The Department of the Treasury is so convinced that North Korea was the source of attacks that it has issued new sanctions against the cyber groups involved.
Business 4 September 2019
North Korea denies stealing $2 billion in crypto
North Korea denies accusations, and blames a conspiracy against them.
Business 14 August 2019
UN probes 35 North Korean cyber-attacks
A report from the U.N. Security Council dives into how bad North Korea has been as a cyber security hacker.
Business 7 August 2019
North Korea has reportedly stolen $2 billion from crypto exchanges
The country led by dictator Kim Jong-un is reportedly involved in massive theft of assets, estimated to be worth as much as $2 billion, from exchanges and banks.
Business 31 May 2019
North Korean phishing attempt almost works on Upbit customers
Crafty North Korean hackers nearly found a way to steal a bunch of money from South Korean cryptocurrency investors.
Business 17 April 2019
North Korea buying nuclear weapons with crypto theft fund: report
It is currently unclear how much cryptocurrency that North Korea has stockpiled, but it is estimated to be somewhere between $545 million and $735 million, according to a recent report.
Business 4 April 2019
North Korea reportedly using crypto heist money for nuclear weapons
Apt 38 is an elite group of North Korea’s most capable hackers, and they are sponsored by the government, according to reports.
Business 22 March 2019
North Korea dissidents turn to cryptocurrency to topple Kim Jong-un
The group, called Cheollima Civil Defense, is selling some 200,000 visas to a future free North Korea, in hopes of raising as much as $27 million selling the citizenship documents on the blockchain.
Business 3 December 2018
Crypto exchanges becoming too challenging for North Korean hackers
Hacking on individual crypto wallets have increased based on cybersecurity firm Cuvepia, who indicated that the company had recently uncovered more than 30 attacks.
Business 14 November 2018
To fund regime, North Korea hacked crypto exchanges, ran ICOs: report
The North Korean state has been flagged as a persistent bad actor in crypto circles, hacking into South Korean exchanges as well as setting up their own fake ICOs to raise money for the regime.