North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Photo: dpa North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Photo: dpa
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Photo: dpa
North Korea

As price of bitcoin soared last year, North Korean hackers stole US$316 million in cryptocurrency

  • The North is known to operate an army of thousands of well-trained hackers who have attacked firms, institutions and researchers in South Korea and elsewhere
  • Pyongyang’s cyberwarfare abilities first came to global prominence in 2014 when it was accused of hacking into Sony Pictures

Topic |   North Korea
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Photo: dpa North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Photo: dpa
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Photo: dpa
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