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North Korean hackers target crypto startups in months-long campaign 

A Thursday report from the Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Labs identified North Korean hackers behind sophisticated phishing and social engineering attacks targeting cryptocurrency startups. Kaspersky internally identified the North Korean hackers as BlueNoroff, who have stolen over $1.1 billion from financial institutions worldwide, according to the US Treasury Department. BlueNoroff is believed to be a part of Lazarus, a larger group of cybercriminals seeking to finance the North Korean government hindered by international sanctions. One scheme Kaspersky observed was BlueNoroff …