An organically sourced Sectrio report by Sectrio’s banking-focused honeypots establishes the first link of rising cyberattacks targeting banks and the financial sector due to the recent crash in the cryptocurrency market. As the untraceable currency becomes worthless and no longer a viable source of fund exchanges and ransom extortions, hackers in North Korea begin targeting attacks on established banks in the APAC region.
Read the original coverage here by Reuters: https://www.reuters.com/article/fintech-crypto-northkorea-idCAKBN2O9288
Since the original coverage, Sectrio’s report has been picked by many other prominent news sites across the web.
Read the full report by Sectrio here: Why the cryptocurrency market crash portends bad times for cybersecurity