North Korea may be mining bitcoin in addition to hacking it

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Last month, North Korea was banned from exporting coal to China, its biggest buyer. The rogue regime may have found a new use for these idle coal supplies: powering bitcoin mines. That’s according to research by Recorded Future, an information security firm that counts…

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North Korea Tries to Make Hacking a Profit Center

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea’s state-sponsored hackers are increasingly going after money rather than secrets, according to a report published on Thursday by a South Korean government-backed institute. Cybersecurity experts have noticed a shift in the hacking attacks they suspected…

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Is North Korea Preparing a Missile Test?

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans On January 19, South Korea’s Yonhap news agency reported that North Korea had placed two missiles on mobile launchers in preparation for possible testing in the early days of the Trump administration. Details are still scarce, and it should be ……

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Can the US Prevent North Korea from Testing an ICBM?

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans According to the New York Times, Kim Jong Un proclaimed to the North Korean people, during his annual New Year’s address, that the military is in the “final stages in preparations to test-launch an intercontinental ballistic rocket.” A North Korean ……

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