The New Paper

February 18, 2021

DOJ announces charges against North Korean hackers

The DOJ announced charges against three North Korean intelligence operatives yesterday in relation to cyberattacks between 2014 and 2020. The wide-ranging crimes include an attempt to steal over $1B from banks in “Cyber-Enabled Heists,” a 2014 hack of Sony Pictures Entertainment, and the launch of malicious cryptocurrency applications. Here’s the announcement.
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