Bitmain has sued a “John Doe” hacker for stealing $5.5 million in crypto via unauthorized access to Bitmain’s account on Binance and price manipulation
11/10/2018 / 20:56:00
With crypto exchanges being a favorite target for hackers, placing your cryptos at the safest hands should be a priority for any crypto investor. And according to a report by cyber security firm Group IB, the safest exchange is the long-serving U.S-based exchange, Kraken. The report considered a variety of factors that included the level […]NullTX.
11/08/2018 / 20:48:58
Depending on how one looks at the world, coincidence is either a common thing or doesn’t exist at all. In the world of cyberthreats, it would seem the latter is the more common conclusion. New research shows the NotPetya ransomware attack, as well as a disruption of Ukraine’s power grid, are linked together by one […]NullTX.
11/08/2018 / 15:58:30
Published on CoinnounceMobile security developers have new challenges as Santa Clara law officers bust ‘SIM swapping’ phone fraud. Highly-skilled hackers have taken to snitching large caches of cryptocurrencies and other valuable assets from mobile phones using the latest technique of “SIM Swapping” report the advanced REACT Task Force working in Californian state investing mobile fraud. One recent […]Coinnounce.
11/08/2018 / 06:39:39
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SIM swapping has become more common. So much so, that the California REACT Task Force considers it one of their ''highest priorities.” The cryptocurrency ecosystem is booming, and thousands of people travel every week to the various conferences taking place across the globe. Many individuals have become noted for their connection with cryptocurrency, which also...Live Bitcoin News.
11/08/2018 / 04:00:03
Recent developments may point to the September 2018 Zaif cryptocurrency exchange platform hack originating in Europe. Japanese investigators say they recently uncovered German and French IP addresses attempting to move some of the stolen cryptocurrency from the Zaif heist. Suspected Cryptocurrency Exchange Hackers Traced to France and Germany Japan Digital Design, a subsidiary of the...Live Bitcoin News.
11/08/2018 / 02:30:50
Turkish police have taken 11 people into custody for allegedly stealing over $80,000 in Bitcoin via hacking. It seems that every time you load up a news site, another story on hacking appears. With so many people storing their cryptocurrency on exchanges or in hot wallets, there’s always the risk of some hacker managing to...The post Stolen Bitcoin Worth $80K Leads to 11 Arrests in Turkey appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
11/07/2018 / 13:00:04
St. Francis Xavier University in Nova Scotia was forced to shut down their entire network due to a Bitcoin mining attack. The focus on cryptocurrency mining is on large corporations that have entire farms devoted to digging for digital gold. Yet there is a good deal of profit to be made from illicit crypto mining...Live Bitcoin News.
11/07/2018 / 04:00:08
Scammers plaguing a popular social media platform have successfully stolen over $150,000 in cryptocurrency. They used the verified accounts of two prominent British businesses by posing as Tesla founder and CEO Elon Musk. Two British Brands Targeted in Twitter Scam to Steal Crypto British fashion and home goods retailer Matalan and the United Kingdom arm...The post Twitter Crypto Scammers Steal $150K by Posing as Elon Musk appeared first on NewsBTC.
11/06/2018 / 23:00:28
Japan: cybersecurity experts from a subsidiary of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group say they have found evidence that could help trace the hackers of crypto exchange Zaif
11/05/2018 / 19:00:00
Published on CoinnounceThe bear market had its immediate impact on the quality of the composition of the cryptocurrency investor spectrum, according to the latest research reports by One Alpha. Besides, the issues which are rampant across cryptocurrencies such as – hacks, scaling are expected to take a longer time to be resolved. The research also found that […]Coinnounce.
11/04/2018 / 11:44:12
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The cybercrime unit of the Turkish police has detained 11 people suspected of hacking into emails, user accounts and cryptocurrency wallets. The operation was launched after law enforcement received a number of complaints from victims who lost digital cash. Also read: Church Mining Cryptocurrency to Pay Higher Electricity Rates Hackers Steal $80,000 Worth of […]Bitcoin News.
11/04/2018 / 03:55:22
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CoinSpeaker$50,000 Worth Prizes Can Now Be Availed by Blockchain Enterprises at UCIM Pitch-a-ThonWhile conferences have become an important accelerator of the blockchain’s growth, UCIM is glad to introduce Pitch-a-thon dirung which entrants will compete to secure investment and win prizes worth $50K for the best seven-minute pitch.$50,000 Worth Prizes Can Now Be Availed by Blockchain Enterprises at UCIM Pitch-a-Thon
11/01/2018 / 13:49:31
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The year 2018 has not been overly pleasant for the Coincheck exchange. After suffering from a major hack, the company had to overcome a big deficit. In more positive news, the platform was acquired by Monex Group earlier this year. Customers will soon be able to access cryptocurrency services again and register new accounts. Coincheck...Live Bitcoin News.
11/01/2018 / 13:15:08
In a new report released by Group-iB, a cybersecurity intelligence agency, it has been revealed that 65 percent of the $882 million in cryptocurrency stolen from exchanges ends up in North Korea. With sanctions from the United States and Europe continuing to weigh on Pyongyang, North Korea has reportedly turned to cryptocurrencies to generate additional […]The post North Korea’s $571 million crypto hacks are just the tip of the iceberg appeared first on Crypto Insider.
11/01/2018 / 12:50:49
One group in North Korea has been helping itself to an awful lot of crypto… Few months go by in the cryptocurrency world without some story of a possible hack popping up somewhere. This week, it’s centred around the MapleChange exchange in Canada, whilst also we’ve seen the fallout from the infamous Mt Gox attack […]The post Where does hacked cryptocurrency end up? appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.
11/01/2018 / 06:20:48
The Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations in Canada recently paid a ransomware hacker $20,000 in bitcoins. Computers are a tremendous boon to modern life. For most local governments, they offer a great way to store and easily access a wide range of documents, not to mention allowing internal communication. Such ease of use comes with...The post Bitcoin Ransom of $20,000 Paid by Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
10/31/2018 / 02:30:34
Coincheck, the Tokyo-based cryptocurrency exchange victim of a $500 million worth theft, has resumed new account openings, customer deposits, and purchasing of some digital currencies. The operator had suspended some services following the late January incident in order to protect customers’ assets and investigate the cause of hacking. Coincheck Exchange Resumes Trading of BTC, ETC,...NewsBTC.
10/30/2018 / 19:00:00
Choosing the biggest exchanges doesn’t always mean you’re selecting the most secure ones. Here’s how to find a platform that will protect your funds
10/30/2018 / 15:34:00
Blockchain’s promise of transforming numerous industries is inevitable. It will enhance some and disrupt others. The technology, which is the backbone of most cryptocurrencies, is expected to disrupt the global financial system due to decentralization, the elimination of the middleman (banks), the cutting of fees taken by these middlemen, the borderless potential, and the ownership […]The post Can we stop cryptocurrency hacks? appeared first on Crypto Insider.
10/30/2018 / 12:50:57
Coincheck reported a pre-tax loss of 588 million yen (US $5.3 million) for the third quarter of 2018, the Japanese exchange’s second consecutive quarterly loss since hackers pilfered $530 million in January. That’s an increased deficit of 130 percent from the 259 million yen ($2.3 million) loss the previous quarter. Also Read: French Business School Fees […]The post Coincheck Reports Deepening Losses of $5.3 Million in Third Quarter appeared first on Bitcoin News.
10/30/2018 / 00:55:41
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The second BCH Devcon hackathon took place in Amsterdam on Oct. 27-28, with more than 100 people competing to build useful cryptocurrency applications. The event culminated with a project called Pandacash winning the grand prize by delivering a ''one-click” Bitcoin Cash blockchain software development kit. Also read: Send Bitcoin Cash Over the Web in a Private […]Bitcoin News.
10/29/2018 / 17:50:39
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Overnight, Bitcoin fell to the bottom of its long-established trading range, finding stability in the mid $6,300s. Bitcoin’s drop is not unexpected, and is far less severe than many analysts had foreshadowed, following a period of incredibly flat trading. Analysts have previously explained that the longer an asset, especially a cryptocurrency, trades flat, the larger...NewsBTC.
10/29/2018 / 17:00:46
Maplechange, a small Canadian cryptocurrency exchange, has ceased operations following the purported theft of all the funds it was holding. Despite promises of an investigation into the matter, many have accused the exchange of attempting to stage an exit scam. Also Read: Japanese Regulator: Stablecoins Are Not Cryptocurrencies Under Current Law Canadian Exchange Drained of Holdings […]Bitcoin News.
10/29/2018 / 15:50:38
CoinSpeakerCanadian Crypto Exchange MapleChange Gets Hacked, All the Funds GoneCanadian crypto exchange MapleChange has suffered a hacking attack, which resulted in the loss of the whole consumer-owned funds.Canadian Crypto Exchange MapleChange Gets Hacked, All the Funds Gone
10/29/2018 / 10:20:23
Published on CoinnounceNews of MapleChange Exchange being robbed of funds, due to a bug on Sunday morning, set the cryptoworld of not just the 2,000 odd members on the Canada-based exchange on a tether; it set the whole of cryptoworld on a maddening spree of condemnation and allegations of Exit Scam. The break-out news of a hack […]Coinnounce.
10/29/2018 / 09:46:36
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Centralized data servers might not cope with the power AI needs. At best, they can be least slow and expensive. Could blockchain-based decentralized marketplaces for computational power be the answer? Artificial intelligence (AI) — much like the internet of things (IoT) and blockchain — is set to become a foundational technology. These technologies will not only integrate but could also rely on each other to exist. According to Forbes and Gartner, by 2020, 85% of customerRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/29/2018 / 07:00:52
While top cryptocurrency exchanges and financial behemoths are racing to provide wholly compliant full service platforms, the wild west of shady exchanges continues to wreak havoc. Users of MapleChange caught the brunt of the chaos today, as all signs point to a complete loss of funds. Earlier today, MapleChange tweeted that they had been hacked. […]NullTX.
10/28/2018 / 21:27:01
On Wednesday, Oct. 19, Japan’s Financial Services Agency granted the cryptocurrency industry the authority to self-regulate. The approval means that the Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association, a coalition of several registered digital currency exchanges, can now set rules for operational requirements, consumer protection, prevention of money laundering and employee ethics. The association will also enforce compliance. […]Bitcoin News.
10/25/2018 / 03:55:12
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A recent asset disclosure shows that authorities from the state of Delaware were vital to the takedown of British hacker Grant West. Dela-Wares A Wednesday release from the US Attorney’s Office, Deleware District, revealed the role Delaware played in the capture of West. Federal authorities working out of Delaware were able to seize roughly $217,000 worth of bitcoin (BTC) subsequent to West’s arrest. While the tiny state of Delaware seems an unlikely factor in an internationalRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/25/2018 / 00:00:25
A group of “Call of Duty” players from Indiana are accused of stealing more than $3 million in cryptocurrencies after coercing an Illinois man to aid them in remotely hacking unsecured crypto wallets on more than 100 cell phones. Man Coerced Into Hack After SWATing Incident The episode began in Bloomington, Illinois, where a local man...The post FBI: ''Call of Duty” Players Remotely Stole $3.3 Million in Cryptocurrencies appeared first on NewsBTC.
10/24/2018 / 03:00:01
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