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North Korean Hacking Group Lazerus Stole $571 Million in Cryptos: Report

North Korea’s infamous hacking group, dubbed Lazarus, has managed to steal over half a billion dollars in cryptocurrencies, a report indicates. According to an article published Friday by The Next Web, the coming annual report from cybersecurity vendor Group-IB sets out that Lazarus was behind 14 hacks on crypto exchanges since January 2017, reaping a massive $571 million from the… Read More »

Cryptocurrency Exchanges Lost $882 Million to Hackers in Two Years, Report Finds

A recent report by cybersecurity company found that over the past two years cryptocurrency exchanges have lost $882 million to hackers. The report also warns that the trend is likely to increase in the future as hackers direct more of their attention to exchanges. $1.3 Million Lost Every Day Moscow-based cybersecurity company Group-IB has released a report on… Read More »

North Korea’s Lazarus Target Cryptocurrency Exchanges with ‘AppleJeus’ MacOS Malware

Advertisement Kaspersky Lab has discovered that the infamous North Korean cybercrime ring Lazarus has been targeting cryptocurrency exchanges, fintech companies and banks under a malware campaign called AppleJeus. The cyber thieves have attempted to steal cryptocurrency using Trojanized cryptocurrency software,  according to Computer Weekly. Kaspersky Lab’s Global Research and Analysis Team reported Lazarus infiltrated an Asian cryptocurrency exchange.… Read More »

North Korean Hackers Unleash Mac Malware On Crypto Exchanges

It seems that the only thing on the rise in the crypto industry at the moment is malware, not prices. Cyber security researchers have recently revealed more crypto-centric malware emerging from North Korea. According to a detailed summary by Russian computer security firm Kaspersky, North Korean hacker group Lazarus has been active in recent months. The cyber criminals… Read More »