The hacker groups are controlled by North Korea’s primary intelligence bureau. Photo: Reuters

US sanctions North Korean hackers behind WannaCry, Sony cyberattacks

  • The Treasury Department said Lazarus Group, Bluenoroff and Andariel were behind major thefts from financial institutions
  • Washington said the attacks have been used to fund illicit weapon and missile programmes by Pyongyang
Topic |   United States

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The hacker groups are controlled by North Korea’s primary intelligence bureau. Photo: Reuters
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A British man is suspected of selling stolen music in exchange for cryptocurrency. Photo: Reuters

UK teen accused of hacking music stars, selling unreleased songs for cryptocurrency

  • The 19-year-old man was arrested in Ipswich in eastern England as part of a US-led investigation
  • Police said they had used information received from IFPI, the body representing the global recording industry
Topic |   Britain

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A British man is suspected of selling stolen music in exchange for cryptocurrency. Photo: Reuters
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