Tag: north korea

Sep 28 2021

Ethereum Developer Pleads Guilty For Aiding North Korea

Sep 28 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  altcoin news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

Virgil Griffith, a former Ethereum developer who was also famous as "Chinese Vitalik" has pled guilty for violating sanctions against North Korea. The former developer has pled guilty on one charge of conspiracy to violate the International Emergency Economic Powers Act. Sentencing in the case would be done in January 2022 and Griffith could be The post Ethereum Developer Pleads Guilty For Aiding...

Feb 18 2021

US Charges 3 North Koreans for $1.3 Billion Crypto Theft Scheme

The programmers have ties with North Korea’s notorious intelligence agency.

U.S. Department of Justice Indicts 3 North Korean For $1.3 Billion Cryptocurrency Heist

The U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) on Wednesday indicted three...

Feb 17 2021

DOJ Charges 3 North Korean Hackers With Stealing $100M+ From Crypto Firms

The hackers allegedly stole over $1.3 billion overall through various schemes.

Feb 10 2021

Chainalysis Finds North Korean Hackers’ Role in $281M KuCoin Attack

The hacker group used the same money laundering techniques after several successful attacks.

Feb 09 2021

UN Says North Korea Funded Nuclear Weapons With Crypto Hacks in 2020: Report

Feb 09 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  hacks news north korea policy & regulation

U.N. experts estimate that over $316 million in crypto was stolen by North Korea-linked hackers last year.

Dec 23 2020

Ethereum Developer Virgil Griffith Will Likely Face Trial Next September

Ethereum developer Virgil Griffith is likely headed to trial on charges of violating international sanctions, after a Tuesday hearing which saw a federal judge clarify what's being argued.

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