Users of Indian cryptocurrency exchange, Coinsecure, who tried to access their bitcoins were met with a nasty surprise when it became evident that the exchange had been hacked. According to the International Business Times, Coinsecure is the latest crypto exchange to experience a security breach. Most of the wallets on the Indian platform were hacked, resulting in the loss of more than 430 bitcoins with an approximate value of over $3.5 million. After users became
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Popular cryptocurrency exchange BitGrail has reported a loss of 17 million Nano, valued at over $170 million at the time of the hack. However, conflicting reports are surfacing with some believing the exchange to be insolvent for a number of months. The Hack is Revealed In the past, BitGrail exchange was one of the largest trading hubs for the RaiBlocks cryptocurrency, which has since rebranded to “Nano.” A trip to their homepage redirects users to
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The popularity and resultant price surge of Bitcoin and its ilk will become a magnet for cybercrime and hackers vying to get an illicit profit from it in 2018. The price to be paid for the success of cryptocurrencies is the tsunami of crime and malevolent activity that will follow. In many cases, the crime wave has already begun. According to reports earlier this month, the SEC announced that it had shut down the Plexcoin ICO for
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Lately, the cryptocurrency ecosystem has been pledged by a series of hacks and other attacks. Digital currency exchanges seem to be the preferred target for hackers since they usually carry large volumes in their wallets.