Tags North Korea

Treasury sanctions virtual currency mixer Blender for money laundering

by Suzanne Smalley • 2 months ago

Blender was used to launder $20.5 million of the $620 million that the Treasury Department alleges North Korean hackers stole in March.

North Korea aims 'TraderTraitor' malware at cryptocurrency workers

by Tonya Riley • 2 months ago

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency is attributing the campaign to hackers known as the Lazarus Group.

Treasury updates Lazarus Group sanctions with digital currency address linked to Ronin Bridge hack

by Joe Warminsky • 2 months ago

The address received $600 million in Ethereum and other digital currency during the March attack, crypto-tracking company Chainalysis said.

Dual North Korean hacking efforts found attacking Google Chrome vulnerability

by AJ Vicens • 3 months ago

The hacking attempts are just the latest in the multiple ongoing hacking campaigns from the North Korean government.

DOJ drops Trump-era 'China Initiative' but remains focused on nation-state threats

by AJ Vicens • 4 months ago

The initiative has been accused of racial bias. The new plan includes China along with other U.S. adversaries.

Google Cloud offers good news and bad news on Log4Shell, other issues

by AJ Vicens • 4 months ago

Potential intruders are still scanning for the bug every day, but the company says many vendors have been on top of fixing vulnerable instances of Log4j software.