Tag: North

North Carolina’s Governor Roy Cooper Vetoes CBDC Ban

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper vetoed a bill banning the introduction of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs). The bill, unanimously passed by both chambers...

This Firm Files to Launch First Solana ETF in North America

3iQ Digital Asset Management, a Canadian digital asset investment firm, has announced the filing of a preliminary prospectus for The Solana Fund. This...

Bitcoin Miners May See Profit Relieve As North American Heatwave Threatens Operations

Thanks to the summer heatwaves in North America, Bitcoin miners may begin to record a considerable increase in their revenue. This extreme weather condition...

North Korea’s $147.5 Milion Crypto Scandal Exposed

The United Nations (UN) recently uncovered a breach of international finance laws regarding North Korea.  North Korea allegedly washed $147.5 million in stolen cryptocurrency...

US Court Freezes 279 North Korea-Linked Crypto Accounts

Justice Timothy Kelly of the US District Court for the District of Columbia has ordered the seizure of 279 crypto accounts linked to...

North Korea Launders Funds on Railgun

Railgun, a privacy-focused cryptocurrency tool, is in the spotlight following both praise from Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin and its use by North Korean...

North Korean Hackers Steal Crypto Through Posing As Journalists

North Korean hackers are reportedly pretending to be journalists and South Korean government agencies to steal cryptocurrency. “The police believe the illegal cyber activity...

South Korea’s New Bill to Freeze North Korean Crypto Assets

South Korea is intensifying its crackdown on North Korea’s use of cryptocurrencies to fund its illicit weapons programs. On Aug. 29, President Yoon...

North Korean Crypto Hacks Don’t Appear to Be Slowing Down

North Korean hackers are intensifying their campaign against crypto, with industry sleuths blaming the rogue state for hacks of more than $290 million. On...

North Carolina Bitcoin Bill Explores The Impact of Holding BTC

The US state of North Carolina has passed a bill to study the impact of acquiring Bitcoin (BTC) and its viability as a...

Watch Out! North Korean Crypto Hackers Are Getting Smarter

North Korean crypto hackers continue to send tremors through the cyberspace as they get smarter and more relentless. According to recent reports, their...

North Korean Hackers Target macOS Users With Crypto Malware

The North Korea-linked BlueNoroff hacking collective has been busy attacking macOS users with a malware called RustBucket. The malware installs a backdoor PDF...

US Treasury Dept. Sanctions Crypto Criminals Tied to North Korea

Three individuals linked to North Korea got slapped with sanctions on Monday, according to a statement from the US Treasury Department. The US government...

North Korean Hackers Using Cloud Computing to Launder Crypto

North Korea-based hackers are increasingly utilizing cryptocurrencies to facilitate illicit activities. Per the latest study, the hacker group is using it to mine...

Judge Approves Compute North Restructuring Plan

A judge approved the mining firm, Compute North’s restructuring program after it filed for bankruptcy in September 2022. According to the mining firm’s lawyer...