Tag Archive: Cyber crime

  • Hackers Breach Amazon Cloud to Mine Bitcoin Altcoin News, Bitcoin, Mining, News, News teaser

    Hackers Breach Amazon Cloud to Mine Bitcoin

    According to a recent report by security intelligence group RedLock, hackers were able to breach into the Amazon Cloud services of two companies in order to mine Bitcoin. Amazon Cloud Used for Bitcoin Mining In a recent article, Business Insider reported that hackers were able to hack into the AWS cloud services’ infrastructure of two companies in order to mine Bitcoin. According to the security firm RedLock, the two affected companies were Aviva and Gemalto. The security firm

    · October 8, 2017 · 9:00 pm
  • Equifax Hackers Demand a $2.3 million Bitcoin Ransom ‘Or Else’ Bitcoin, News, News teaser

    Equifax Hackers Demand a $2.5 million Bitcoin Ransom ‘Or Else’

    Alleged hackers of the credit reporting agency Equifax are demanding a $2.3 million ransom in bitcoins. The Equifax Hack On September 7, 2017, news broke that the credit report agency Equifax was the victim of a major data leak. According to reports, hackers were able to access highly sensitive information like social security numbers, credit card numbers, and other personal data of 143 million US citizens. Experts suggest that the Equifax leak is among the

    · September 9, 2017 · 1:16 pm
  • Enigma Bitcoin, Bitcoin Security, Ethereum, News, News teaser

    Over $500,000 Stolen in Enigma ICO Hack

    Hackers were able to breach into the landing page and social media accounts of Enigma and nab $500,000 worth of Ethereum from users. $500K Nabbed from Enigma The Enigma Catalyst project main idea is to offer a platform that allows users to create their own cryptocurrency hedge funds, by providing valuable investment data and strategies for traders. The blockchain project is being developed by a group of experienced MIT graduates. Many people are still struggling

    · August 23, 2017 · 3:30 am