Inside North Korea’s global cyber war: The intersection of hacking and organized crime

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Inside North Korea’s global cyber war: The intersection of hacking and organized crime

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While the vast majority of citizens in North Korea don’t have access to the global internet, the country has become a hacking superpower — but how?

"The case of North Korea is unique in the world, and therefore its computer hackers are absolutely unique in the world as well,” he explained.

Speaking at the TNW Conference 2022, Author and Investigative Journalist Geoff White addressed this perplexing contradiction.

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Author / Journalist: Ioanna Lykiardopoulou

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Published On: 2022-06-20, 15:31:41

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