Bitcoin Security

United States is Number One in Cryptocurrency Crime, Data Shows

With the increasing popularity of digital assets, more sophisticated means are being developed to obtain ownership of these highly sought-after coins illegally. A recent study has put the United...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Aug 07, 2018 | 03:00
Bitcoin Security

Russian Intelligence Officers Mined Bitcoin To Fund Attacks Against...

The U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) indicted 12...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | Jul 14, 2018 | 23:00
Bitcoin Security

Bithumb Hack Update: Cryptocurrency Exchange Recovers 45% of Stolen...

Bithumb has managed to recover roughly 45 percent of...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Jun 29, 2018 | 12:00
Bitcoin Security

Factors That Will Push Bitcoin’s Price Higher Are Gathering Steam

The hacking of exchanges and relentless attacks from...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | Jun 12, 2018 | 23:00
Bitcoin Security

The Cryptocurrency Market Needs a Solution to the Hacking Menace

The Coinrail hack of June 10, 2018, led to the theft...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Jun 12, 2018 | 16:00
Bitcoin Security

51% Percent Attacks: Hacking a $2 Billion Dollar Cryptocurrency for...

Some PoW currencies are using the same mining...

Matthew Hrones | May 27, 2018 | 07:00
Bitcoin Security

Operation Cryptosweep: Cryptocurrency Scammers Beware

A joint force, comprised of regulatory bodies from the...

Nick Chong | May 22, 2018 | 10:00
Bitcoin Security

New Malware Uses Chrome Extensions for Crypto Mining

Researchers were able to detect malicious Chrome...

Ashour Iesho | May 17, 2018 | 01:00
Bitcoin Security

Assassination Attempt Foiled: Greek Law Enforcement Thwart Plot to...

Law enforcement officials in Greece have reportedly...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | May 13, 2018 | 15:00
Illicit Betting With Cryptocurrency
Bitcoin Security

London Police Seize $700K in Bitcoin from Prolific Hacker

In a recent case, the London police were able to seize $700,000 worth of Bitcoin from Grant West, a notorious hacker.   Cryptocurrency Seized A recent article from USA Today reports...

Ashour Iesho | May 11, 2018 | 21:00
Bitcoin Security

‘Discount Bitcoin Bandits’ Charged in Robberies

A duo dubbed the “Discount Bitcoin Bandits” have been charged with stealing thousands of dollars from individuals intending to purchase cryptocurrency in the Los Angeles...

Patrick Smith | May 03, 2018 | 05:00
Dubai police robbery
Bitcoin Security

Dubai Police Catch 10-Man Gang Responsible for Bitcoin Robbery

The Dubai police have arrested a 10-man gang that stole AED7 million (about $1.9 million USD) from a prospective bitcoin buyer. The arrest comes less than 48 hours after the police...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Apr 29, 2018 | 16:00
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Bitcoin Security

School District Forced to Pay $10,000 in Bitcoin Ransomware Attack

The Leominster Public Schools District has become the latest victim of a Bitcoin ransomware cyberattack. The school district was forced to pay $10,000 in Bitcoin to unlock their...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Apr 29, 2018 | 10:00
Bitcoin Security

Buyer Loses $278,000 USD in Bitcoin Robbery

The rise of cryptocurrency has brought many...

Nick Chong | Apr 15, 2018 | 09:30
Bitcoin Security

Crooked Cops Nabbed in Bitcoin Extortion Scheme

A group of police officers in India have been arrested...

Jeff Francis | Apr 11, 2018 | 06:30
Bitcoin Security

Former Mt. Gox CEO Explains Why’s He’s Now a...

Mark Karpeles, the former CEO of Mt. Gox, recently...

Nick Chong | Apr 10, 2018 | 04:00
Bitcoin Security

Healthcare CEO Prescribes 5 Ways to Fight Ransomware

Hancock Regional Hospital in Greenfield, Indiana, was...

Melanie Kramer | Apr 08, 2018 | 22:00
Bitcoin Security

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

The FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center has noted...

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

Hackers Hit Atlanta with Ransomware Attack

Atlanta is the latest local government to have its...

Jeff Francis | Mar 24, 2018 | 03:15
Bitcoin Security

Half Of Coincheck ’s Stolen NEM May Have Already Been Laundered

Hackers involved in the high-profile Coincheck heist...

Adam James | Mar 19, 2018 | 09:30
Bitcoin Security

5 Steps to Avoid Cryptocurrency Scams and ‘Fake Vitaliks’

If you are the average cryptocurrency enthusiast...

Shaurya Malwa | Mar 06, 2018 | 18:00
Bitcoin Security

The Case of Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak’s Stolen Bitcoins

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has long been a fan of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency, citing their purity as attractive in a manipulative world. In fact, he’s added to his already...

Adam James | Feb 27, 2018 | 07:30
Crypto Hot Spot Japan Shows No Love for ICOs
Bitcoin Security

Cryptocurrency in Japan: Crypto Industry Groups to Merge, Launch...

Japan is one of the world’s most crypto-friendly nations at the moment. It made digital currencies legal tender in April last year and enjoys a free and unfettered crypto trading...

James Levenson | Feb 16, 2018 | 02:30

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