US Treasury Sanctions North Korean Hacker Groups for Cyber Attacks

The US Treasury announces sanctions against three North Korean state-sponsored hacker groups responsible for cyber attacks Source link

Cryptocurrency Used to Fund North Korean Weapons Program, Says US Treasury

The US Treasury Department has just announced new sanctions against online criminal groups based in North Korea. The groups have reportedly conducted cryptocurrency ransomware attacks and other cyber crimes aimed at subverting international sanctions against the state. The US Treasury believes these attacks are directly funding the North Korean missile programme. This presents those companies […]

Major South Korean Mobile Carrier Launches Blockchain Project

South Korean mobile carrier Union Mobile announced the launch of its blockchain platform and accompanying token Source link

LG Developing a Blockchain Phone in Response to Samsung: Korean Media

LG already preparing blockchain competitor to Samsung’s Klaytn Phone Source link

South Korean ArtBloc to Sell David Hockney Paintings via Blockchain

South Korean project ArtBloc to sell David Hockney paintings using blockchain Source link

Popular Korean Game Maker Partners With Linka for Blockchain Payments

Wemade is fighting back against IP pirates by adopting blockchain technologies Source link

Cointelegraph Launches Korean HQ in Seoul, Expanding Presence in Asia

Cointelegraph celebrates new Korean version and HQ launch in Seoul Source link

Largest Korean Exchange to Review Listings and Drop Failing Coins

Bithumb will assemble a committee to periodically review its listed cryptocurrencies, becoming the second exchange in Korea to update its listing policies. Source link

Major Banks Back $7.4 Million Funding Round for Korean Blockchain Firm

Blocko, a blockchain firm working on enterprise applications of the tech, says it’s raised $7.44 million from investors including Shinhan Bank. Source link

Experts: South Korean Crypto Projects Look to Leave the Country

Industry experts note surge in South Korean crypto projects seeking to list their early-stage products on overseas platforms Source link