Skip to main content

UK Cyber Week 2024

Sample Image


Salamanders, crypto and Kim Jong Un – laundering the cash from the world’s fastest cyberheist

17 Apr 2024
1. Absolute Beginner

It was the fastest theft in history - $625m stolen in under two minutes. The target: a Vietnamese video game. The suspect: North Korean hackers. But now they faced a challenge: how on earth do you launder so much dirty money and get clean away? The answer leads to a spider’s web of crypto, cops and libertarian coders.

Key Takeaways:

  • Learn how hackers target crypto-based institutions
  • Learn the latest activities of DPRK nation-state attackers
  • Learn how cybercriminals are embracing cutting-edge technology to launder money
  • Learn how the crypto industry is responding to criminal behaviour
  • Learn how law enforcement & financial regulators are trying to rein in offenders
Geoff White, Author & Investigative Journalist

 Technical Rating