North Korea Suspected Again in Crypto Exchange Attacks

North Korea Suspected Again in Crypto Exchange Attacks

South Korea’s chief intelligence agency suspects that North Korean hackers are behind attacks on the country’s most trafficked bitcoin exchange. According to a report this week by the BBC , the National Intelligence Service (NIS) has officially passed evidence of the allegations to prosecutors that would affirm attacks on a Bithumb employee’s home computer dating back to February amount to a kind of espionage. Around 7.6 billion won ($6.99 million) worth of cryptocurrencies were stolen at the time, along with the personal information of some 30,000 people. First reported in July, the data leak is believed to have led […]