Altcoins

FBI: Watch Out for Fake Cryptocurrency Exchange ‘Support Staff’

The FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center has noted a drastic increase in online crime, with crypto holders being targeted by...

Nikita Blows | Apr 01, 2018 | 09:00
Bitcoin

FBI Warns About Bitcoin Murder Scam

A new extortion scheme has caught the attention of the...

Jeff Francis | Jan 27, 2018 | 07:00
Bitcoin

U.S. Government Receives Approval to Sell Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash...

The U.S. government has received approval from a judge...

Patrick Smith | Jan 07, 2018 | 22:00
Bitcoin

Rekt! FBI Silk Road Bitcoin Auction Loses Agency $2.4 Billion

The FBI will rue the day it sold its hoard of Silk...

Wilma Woo | Dec 14, 2017 | 11:00
Bitcoin

US Government Nets $48 Million from Sale of Silk Road Bitcoins

The US government finally claimed $48 million USD...

Jeff Francis | Oct 02, 2017 | 20:15
Bitcoin

Industry Report: Big Bounty May Help Bitfinex Get its Money Back

A Bitfinex bounty, Russia changes its stance on...

Nick Marinoff | Aug 15, 2016 | 09:00
Bitcoin

Industry Report: How China, France, and the FBI Do Bitcoin

China loves digital currency, France wants to fight...

Nick Marinoff | Jul 02, 2016 | 09:00
Breaking News

FBI Overstepped Boundaries Again in Silk Road Investigation

The story of Silk Road is far from finished by the...

Jp Buntinx | Jun 30, 2016 | 04:08
Breaking News

FBI Director: “Encryption is Essential Tradecraft of Terrorist...

Law enforcement has been making a lot of media...

Jp Buntinx | May 12, 2016 | 03:53
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Breaking News

FBI Used Invalid Warrant To Infect Tor Website With Malware

Malware is a grave threat to computer users all over the world, and even law enforcement does not...

Jp Buntinx | Apr 21, 2016 | 04:13
Breaking News

Court Documents Imply FBI and University in Collusion Against Tor...

Back in November 2015, the Tor Project accused the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) of paying...

Jamie Redman | Feb 25, 2016 | 10:31
Breaking News

Bitcoin Ransoms Target Swiss Strip Club Patrons

In a report coming from the Switzerland TV channel, Tele Zueri says visitors of the region’s...

Jamie Redman | Feb 24, 2016 | 11:13
Bitcoin Breaking News Brief

Apple Responds to FBI Backdoor Order in Effort to Save PR

 February 17, 2016 — Apple is no stranger to handing over its users’ sensitive data to...

Tyson O'Ham | Feb 17, 2016 | 13:03
Breaking News

Encryption is Keeping Global Leaders In the ‘Dark’

February 11, 2016 —The use of encryption whether in...

Jamie Redman | Feb 11, 2016 | 09:40
Breaking News

Are The FBI and Carnegie Mellon Involved In De-Anonymizing Tor?

About a year ago, an interesting topic was brought to...

Jp Buntinx | Nov 15, 2015 | 05:30
Bitcoin

FBI Advises Victims Pay Ransom on Ransomware

Ransomware is becoming increasingly popular with...

Drew Cordell | Oct 24, 2015 | 00:50
Bitcoin

DOJ Tightens Requirements for Cell Site Simulators, Blockchain Offers...

Consumer privacy has been a hot topic for over a year...

Jp Buntinx | Sep 04, 2015 | 11:38
Bitcoin

US Marshals to Auction 50,000 of Ulbricht’s Bitcoins

“The Silk Road underground website was the global...

Jeffrey Maxim | Feb 26, 2015 | 08:00
Bitcoin Regulation

Ross Ulbricht Trial to Start Tuesday

The original Silk Road was taken down over a year ago...

Guilherme Fernandes | Jan 13, 2015 | 21:00
Altcoins

Cleaning house: Federal government dismantling Silk road 2.0

“ We were aware that some criminal elements...

Sergio Schout | Nov 14, 2014 | 23:59