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The $1,000,000,000 North Korean Bank Heist
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Download Dashlane for free to manage all your passwords: dashlane.com/kentobento. If you then want to upgrade to premium, use the code "KENTOBENTO" for 10% off. Support Kento Bento on Patreon: patreon.com/kentobento Other videos you may like: How North Korea Held the Greatest Pro Wrestling Event in History: youtu.be/U_ZkqfSpbg4 This Is The CIA's Secret Toy Operation in South Asia: youtu.be/ALf-jO5pyfY This Is The Greatest Bank Heist in Japanese History: youtu.be/gbeN-2ErxBw How Would You Take Down North Korea? (The 7 Choices): youtu.be/VM_fzaWAybw How This Lake in Northwest Asia Got Deadlier Than Chernobyl: youtu.be/SQCfOjhguO0 Available Subtitles so far: English, Indonesian, Arabic, Spanish, Vietnamese, French, Turkish (click 'CC') Help us with subtitles in your language! youtube.com/timedtext_video?ref=share&v=Usu9z0feHug Music from Epidemic Sound: epidemicsound.com Our Great Patrons: Bruce Clezy, Laura A., Coke, Heise Huntington, Andy, Eric Schmitt, Atthis, Sid Olav Skar, Greg Baker, Michael the Excalipoor, Nathaniel Philip, Charlie Daily, Life Where I'm From (Greg), Mark Lefkowitz, Nina Bergold, Kris, Chad Austin, Gerardo Guel, Björn Schneider, Dennis Lim, Solana Avila Channel Description: We do videos on intriguing & thought-provoking Asiany topics, including stereotypes, history, culture & geography. Team KB: Kento Bento - Director, researcher, script writer, narrator, video editor, motion graphics, audio & music Charlie Rodriguez - Illustrator, motion graphics (https://instagram.com/iguez_art/) Isambard Dexter - Assistant researcher Nina Bento - Official cheerleader ★★ Interested in working with us? We are currently looking for a general assistant, video editor, motion graphics editor, assistant illustrator, & script editor. Familiarity with our style is crucial. If you're someone who's passionate about 'Asiany' topics, above the age of 22, fluent in English & with great attention to detail (perfectionist personality!), send a short introductory email and examples of your relevant works to kentobentoworks@gmail.com with the position, age, & your desired start date noted in the email title. (Note: If above conditions are not met, you may not get a response) Twitter: twitter.com/kentobento2015 Facebook: facebook.com/kentobento2015 Patreon: patreon.com/kentobento Email: kentobento2015@gmail.com --------------------------------- THE $1 BILLION NORTH KOREAN BANK HEIST Bangladesh, February 7th, 2016. The director of the Bangladesh Central Bank got off the elevator on the ninth floor, and headed to the back office of the Accounts and Budgeting Department - this was the most restricted part of the building. He was there to deal with a problem; one that had been plaguing the office the last few days. You see… the printer wasn’t working; this was kind of a big deal. It was causing a real disruption. The automated printer (which was hooked up to the bank’s software) was supposed to work round the clock, 24/7, printing out the bank’s transaction reports in real-time; due to this technical glitch however, the printer tray remained empty. Much of the day was spent trying to fix the issue; and after a great deal of effort, there was success - they were able to restart the printer. And so the backlog of transaction reports started rolling out, one by one. Now, it soon became apparent that something wasn’t quite right. There were more statements than expected.... The video covers: - Bangladesh Bank - SWIFT security system - World banking - Fraudulent transactions - Dhaka - Billion dollar heist - Cyber-heist / cyber-attack - RCBC Bank in Philippines - Malware hacking - Federal Reserve Bank of New York (New York Fed) - Electronic money transfers - Pan Asia Bank in Sri Lanka - Deutsche Bank - Money laundering in casinos - Single biggest heist in history - Cyber security experts - Lazarus - Sony Pictures Hack 2014 - Kim Jong-un in The Interview - North Korea's state funded bank robbing - Macau's & Pyongyang's financial relationship