July 24, 2024


Imagination at work

North Korea Raises Millions Through Hacking, Smuggling, U.N. Report Finds

North Korea has made ever more subtle hacking abilities that have enabled it to steal from fiscal institutions and cryptocurrency exchanges and evade worldwide sanctions, according to a new United Nations report.

Ready by a panel of worldwide specialists, the report blamed North Korea for a broad assortment of sanctions-busting efforts through early February, employing images, maps and other data offered by U.N. users to doc Pyongyang’s efforts to “flout” Protection Council restrictions and…