Report says North Korean hackers have been targeting South Korean cryptocurrency exchanges
|01/19/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- North Korean hackers have been linked to recent attacks on a South Korean cryptocurrency exchange.
- US cyber-security firm Recorded Future analyzed methods used in recent cryptocurrency attacks and noticed a trend.
- The malware is linked to a North Korea-tied hacking unit called Lazarus.
- The report comes amid recent allegations that North Korea is mining and hacking cryptocurrencies as a way to deal with crippling economic sanctions.
North Korea’s involvement in major hacking offensives appears to be growing.
The country has been linked to a recent attack on South Korean cryptocurrency exchanges, according to cybersecurity experts.
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