North Korean hackers said to have stolen nearly $400 million in cryptocurrency last year


by CNN

CNN— North Korean hackers stole nearly $400 million worth of cryptocurrency in 2021, making it one of the most lucrative years to date for cybercriminals in the severely isolated country, according to a new report.

arstechnica.com—North Korean hackers stole nearly $400 million in crypto last year. "Banner year” thanks to skyrocketing cryptocurrency values, vulnerable startups.

France 24—North Korean hackers stole around $400 million worth of cryptocurrency through cyberattacks on digital currency outlets last year. Pyongyang is under multiple international sanctions over its atomic bomb and ballistic missile developments. North Korean hackers stole around $400 million worth of cryptocurrency through cyberattacks on digital currency outlets last year, blockchain data platform Chainalysis said on Thursday.

NBC News—North Korea stole a record $400 million in cryptocurrency last year, researchers say. North Korea stole nearly $400 million in cryptocurrency in 2021, particularly ethereum, researchers have found.