Tuesday, January 18th, 2022

Tag: North

North Korean hackers said to have stolen nearly $400 million in cryptocurrency last year

Hackers launched at least seven different attacks last year, primarily targeting investment firms and centralized exchanges with a variety of tactics, including phishing, malware and social engineering, according to the report from Chainalysis, a...

US grounded planes as a ‘precaution’ after a North Korean missile launch

The official says it was not a national ground stop and may have been issued by a regional air traffic control facility. “No warning was issued by NORAD HQ,” regarding a potential threat to...

North Korea has launched an ‘unidentified projectile,’ South Korea says

Tuesday’s projectile was launched from Jangang province, near the North Korean border with China and landed in the ocean between the Korean Peninsula and Japan, its flight covering a distance of more than 700...

North Korea claims to be testing hypersonic weapons. Here’s what you need to know

If the claims made in North Korea state media are true, and at some point the country is able to deploy a hypersonic weapon, it could have profound implications for the security situation in...

North Korea fires unidentified projectile into waters off Korean Peninsula, South Korea says

According to the Japanese government, the projectile may have been a “ballistic missile,” it said in a tweet. The Japan Coast Guard said the possible ballistic missile had already fallen into the sea by...

South Korea: Unidentified person crosses heavily militarized border into North Korea

The person was spotted at the eastern front of the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) at around 9:20 p.m. local time on Saturday, South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said. The person was detected by...

Kim Jong Un focuses year-end speech on ‘food problem’ in North Korea

The year-end address, summarized by state media outlet KCNA on Saturday, made brief reference to “emergency epidemic prevention work.” North Korea has kept quiet throughout the pandemic, cut itself off even more from the...

Kim Jong Un: The pandemic forced the North Korean leader into retreat. The world should brace for his resurgence

Kim’s long black coat and hairstyle, reminiscent of his late grandfather Kim Il Sung, were viewed as a superficial effort to emulate the authority of his forebears. It’s a marked change from the early...

Inside Corning’s new vaccine vial factory in North Carolina

Corning is known for the Gorilla Glass on iPhones and the cookware we use during Thanksgiving. Something it’s less known for is its contribution to the world of pharmaceuticals, but it is rapidly growing...

North American Car, Truck and Utility of the Year Awards finalists include startups Lucid, Rivian

The Ford and Hyundai brands each account for two of the nine finalists for the 2022 North American Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year Awards. Electric vehicle startups Lucid and Rivian also are...