North Korea Denies Cyberattacks and Accuses the US for Spreading Rumors
[ChainDD report] September 3 (ChainDD) According to Reuters, North Korea denied on Sunday allegations that it had obtained 2 billion US dollars through cyberattacks on banks and cryptocurrency exchanges. And North Korea also accused the US for spreading rumors.
It was written by Asahi Shimbun that the Experts of the DPRK Sanctions Committee released a report. North Korea had been using 35 cyberattack instances in 17 countries against financial institutions and digital currency exchanges from December 2015 to May 2019. In total, North Korea had illegally acquired as much as 2 billion US dollars, including cryptocurrency.