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N.Korean hackers stole $400 mln in cryptocurrency in 2021

N.Korean hackers stole $400 mln in cryptocurrency in 2021
13 days ago
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North Korean hackers stole cryptocurrency worth about $400 million last year in at least seven major attacks on crypto platforms. Only 20% of the stolen funds were bitcoin, whereas 22% were either ERC-20 tokens or altcoins. For the first time ever, ether accounted for a majority of the funds stolen at 58%.
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North Korean hackers stole $400 million in cryptocurrency in 2021

North Korea launched at least seven attacks on cryptocurrency platforms that extracted nearly $400 million worth of digital assets last year, one of its most successful years on record, blockchain analysis firm Chainalysis said in a new report. "Once North Korea gained custody of the funds, they began a careful laundering process to cover up and cash out," the report added. A United Nations panel of experts that monitors sanctions on North Kor…

13 days ago·Los Angeles, United States
Ownership:Verizon Communications
Times of India

North Korean hackers stole $400 mn in crypto in 2021: Chainalysis

Pyongyang is under multiple international sanctions over its atomic bomb and ballistic missile developments but analysts say the North has also built up its cyber capabilities with an army of thousands of well-trained hackers who extract finances to fund the state's weapons programs.

12 days ago·Mumbai, India
Ownership:Sahu Jain family
BBC News

North Korea hackers stole $400m of cryptocurrency in 2021, report says

Blockchain analysis firm Chainalysis says the value extracted from the hacks grew by 40% year-on-year.

13 days ago·United Kingdom
Ownership:Public Broadcasting
The Guardian

North Korean hackers stole $400m in digital assets last year, says report

The regime has launched at least seven cyber-attacks on cryptocurrency platforms, say blockchain experts

13 days ago·London, United Kingdom
Ownership:Scott Trust Limited
Reuters

N.Korean hackers stole $400 mln in cryptocurrency in 2021

North Korea launched at least seven attacks on cryptocurrency platforms that extracted nearly $400 million worth of digital assets last year, one of its most successful years on record, blockchain analysis firm Chainalysis said in a new report.

13 days ago·United Kingdom
Ownership:The Woodbridge Company
CTV News

North Korean hackers stole US$400 million in cryptocurrency in 2021: report

North Korea launched at least seven attacks on cryptocurrency platforms that extracted nearly US$400 million worth of digital assets last year, one of its most successful years on record, blockchain analysis firm Chainalysis said in a new report.

13 days ago·Toronto, Canada
Ownership:BCE Inc.

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