The report describes a sophisticated and organised network of criminals dedicated to collect assets from banks and cryptocurrencies platforms in order to finance North Korea weapons of mass destruction program.
The report accuses the Pyongyang regime to maintain the development of weapons of mass destruction according to the independent inspection conducted as part of the investigation.
The report noted the sophistication of the attacks against financial institutions and cryptocurrency exchanges as well as the success of the criminal operation in subtracting funds to support the weapon program.
In additionally, the cyberspace was used for the laundering of such proceeeds.
As per the report 17 countries were impacted by the scheme.
The North Korean mission to the UN did not respond to the report findings.