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CDCROP: People watch a television broadcast showing a file image of a North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un (Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)
US Treasury Adds to Tornado Cash Sanctions With North Korea WMD Allegations
OFAC first added Tornado Cash to its sanctions list in August.
CDCROP: People watch a television broadcast showing a file image of a North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un (Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

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Lazarus, un grupo de hackers norcoreano, apunta contra las empresas de criptomoneda japonesas
El grupo Lazarus ha estado atacando a empresas japonesas con links de phishing a través de emails y redes sociales.
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CDCROP: Flags fly in Pyongyang, North Korea (Micha Brandli/Unsplash)
North Korean Hacker Group Lazarus Targets Japanese Crypto Firms
Lazarus Group has been targeting Japanese firms with phishing links via email and social media.
CDCROP: Flags fly in Pyongyang, North Korea (Micha Brandli/Unsplash)

CDCROP: North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un (Getty Images)
Crypto Hacks Fuel Memes of North Korea: Blockchain’s Biggest Baddie
"Funding secured for next missile launch."
CDCROP: North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un (Getty Images)

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US Government Recovers $30M From Crypto Game Axie Infinity Hack
Hackers stole over $600 million from Axie earlier this year.
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Cross-chain bridge attacks equal $2B in 2022
Analytics Firm Elliptic Says RenBridge Was Used to Help Launder $540M of Illicit Crypto Funds
Around a third of the sum laundered with the help of the cross-chain bridge is believed to be proceeds from ransomware attacks by North Korean hackers, according to Elliptic.
Cross-chain bridge attacks equal $2B in 2022

CDCROP: Secretary of State Antony Blinken (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
US Secretary of State Tweets, Deletes Claim That Crypto Mixer Tornado Cash Is North Korea-Sponsored
One hour and three minutes later, Anthony Blinken tweeted what the Treasury Department actually alleges: Tornado Cash was only used by a DPRK-sponsored group.
CDCROP: Secretary of State Antony Blinken (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Tornado Cash co-founder Roman Semenov (Roman Semenov)
US Government Amps Up Inevitable Clash With Crypto Privacy in Tornado Cash Blacklisting
The Treasury Department says Tornado Cash abetted laundering of $7 billion, but that’s not likely to quiet crypto enthusiasts as they fight to stay anonymous.
Tornado Cash co-founder Roman Semenov (Roman Semenov)

CDCROP: Treasury Department (Shutterstock)
Crypto-Mixing Service Tornado Cash Blacklisted by US Treasury
The department barred its use by U.S. persons as a matter of national security because North Korean hackers allegedly use the mixer to launder stolen crypto funds.
CDCROP: Treasury Department (Shutterstock)

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North Korea's Lazarus Hackers Blamed in deBridge Finance Cyberattack
Company co-founder Alex Smirnov warns all Web3 teams that the campaign is likely widespread.
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