US authorities link $600m cryptocurrency theft to notorious North Korean Lazarus group

clock • 3 min read
US authorities link Ronin cryptocurrency theft to notorious North Korean Lazarus group
Image:

US authorities link Ronin cryptocurrency theft to notorious North Korean Lazarus group

The Ronin hack occurred in March 2022, resulting in the theft of more than $600 million in Ethereum and USDC stablecoins

The United States has linked North Korean hacking group Lazarus to the hack of Ronin network bridge, which resulted in the theft of hundreds of millions of dollars' worth of cryptocurrencies last m...

To continue reading this article...

Join Computing

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, analysis and opinion from the technology industry
  • Receive important and breaking news in our daily newsletter
  • Be the first to hear about our events and awards programmes
  • Join live member only interviews with IT leaders at the ‘IT Lounge’; your chance to ask your burning tech questions and have them answered
  • Access to the Computing Delta hub providing market intelligence and research
  • Receive our members-only newsletter with exclusive opinion pieces from senior IT Leaders

Join now

 

Already a Computing member?

Login

You may also like
Terraform Labs files for bankruptcy amid legal challenges and crypto market turmoil

Law

CEO Amanai says bankruptcy filing is essential to pursue future crypto goals

clock 23 January 2024 • 2 min read
Security firm's social media account hacked by scammers

Hacking

Google-owned Mandiant’s X account was taken over for 6 hours

clock 04 January 2024 • 1 min read
Cryptocurrency wallet maker Ledger hacked, hundreds of thousands stolen

Hacking

Ledger attributed the exploit to a phishing attack targeting a former employee

clock 18 December 2023 • 3 min read
Most read

Sign up to our newsletter

The best news, stories, features and photos from the day in one perfectly formed email.

More on Hacking

Southern Water confirms customer data breach

Southern Water confirms customer data breach

Stems from Black Basta attack last month

clock 14 February 2024 • 2 min read
Cloudflare's estate breached by suspected state-sponsored threat actors

Cloudflare's estate breached by suspected state-sponsored threat actors

The attackers exploited unrotated access token and service account credentials obtained from an Okta breach in October

clock 05 February 2024 • 2 min read
FBI shuts down Volt Typhoon botnet

FBI shuts down Volt Typhoon botnet

Agency infliltrated and harvested data in advance of stopping attack

Muskan Arora
clock 01 February 2024 • 2 min read