Cryptocurrency Theft Remains Key Revenue Source for North Korea, UN Report Says

Cryptocurrency Theft Remains Key Revenue Source for North Korea, UN Report SaysCyberattacks on cryptocurrency exchanges have been a major source of funds for North Korea in the past year, a United Nations report has unveiled. According to the document, the sanctioned nation has also been developing its nuclear and missile programs. North Korea Hits Cryptocurrency Exchanges, Sanctions Monitors Say Hackers controlled by the Democratic People’s Republic […]

Head of Investigative Committee Calls for Mandatory Identification of Cryptocurrency Users in Russia

Head of Investigative Committee Calls for Mandatory Identification of Cryptocurrency Users in RussiaRussians who use cryptocurrency should not be anonymous, the man who chairs Russia’s federal investigating authority has recently stated. The official leading efforts to fight corruption in the government called for additional regulations, including the introduction of mandatory identification for those who transact with digital coins. Anti-Corruption Official Pushes for Rules to Mitigate Risks of […]