Targeting of Harmony cryptocurrency bridge
Date of report
  • January 2023
Lazarus Group stole nearly $100 million in cryptocurrency from the platform Harmony Bridge in June 2022. The FBI formally attributed the hack to Lazarus in January 2023 after the hackers attempted to launder nearly $60 million through cryptocurrency mixers and a series of wallets.`
Suspected victims
  • Harmony Bridge cryptocurrency platform
Suspected state sponsor
  • Korea (Democratic People's Republic of)
Type of incident
  • Financial Theft
Target category
  • Private sector
Victim government reaction
  • Yes
Policy response
Suspected state sponsor response