13 episodes

“Almost a perfect crime.” The hacking ring and an attempt to steal a billion dollars. Investigators blame North Korea. Pyongyang denies involvement. The story begins in Hollywood.

The Lazarus Heist BBC World Service

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“Almost a perfect crime.” The hacking ring and an attempt to steal a billion dollars. Investigators blame North Korea. Pyongyang denies involvement. The story begins in Hollywood.

    Update: Live show

    Update: Live show

    We’re recording a live episode! Find out how to send questions or be in the audience in New York. Go to www.bbcworldservice.com/lazarusheist for more information.

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    • 3 min
    Update from Jean and Geoff

    Update from Jean and Geoff

    The Lazarus Heist will return in 2022. We have news for you about what’s coming next and a live show. #LazarusHeist

    • 2 min
    10. Kill switch

    10. Kill switch

    A frightening global attack, hospitals in chaos and an accidental hero with a secret. A virus spreads from computer to computer in 150 countries, causing billions of dollars in damage. It’s the story of WannaCry and Marcus Hutchins.
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    • 45 min
    9. The Macau connection

    9. The Macau connection

    “Dark arts”, murders and a place with a murky past. Breaking news: an unexpected interview with one of the middlemen.
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    Correction: This episode says that Kim Jong-nam was killed in 2015. The correct date was 2017.

    • 40 min
    8. The multimillion mistake

    8. The multimillion mistake

    A costly spelling error and “a fight in the bank” over $20 million. The hunt for a mysterious middleman takes us to Japan.
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    • 36 min
    7. Korean roulette

    7. Korean roulette

    A car loaded with cash, fake millionaires and death threats – we’re following the money. After they hacked into the billion dollar account, it was time to gamble. The story moves to the Philippines.
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    • 38 min

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