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Bank of Valletta: €13M Cyberattack Highlights Bitcoin’s...

Yet another financial institution, Malta’s Bank of Valletta, has fallen victim to a cyber attack, rendering many clients, both individuals, and businesses, unable to access their...

Georgi Georgiev | 9 months ago
NiceHash CEO Steps Down After $63 Million in Bitcoin Stolen in Cyber Attack
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NiceHash CEO Steps Down After $63 Million in Bitcoin Stolen in Cyber...

Marko Kobal, co-founder of NiceHash, the Slovenian startup that serves as a marketplace for matching spare computing power to miners, stepped down from his role as CEO last week. This...

Jinia Shawdagor | 2 years ago
Could Blockchain Technology Replace Social Security Numbers?
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Could Blockchain Technology Replace Social Security Numbers?

Security experts are suggesting that Blockchain technology could replace Social Securities Numbers as identification credentials. Giving Hackers No Chance Cyber hacking attacks have...

Ashour Iesho | 2 years ago
HBO Offers Hackers $250k in Bitcoin to Buy More Time
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HBO Offers Hackers $250k in Bitcoin to Buy More Time

Cable television network HBO, who recently fell victim to a system-wide cyber attack that enabled hackers to steal sensitive information, have offered to pay the hackers a ‘bug...

Ashour Iesho | 2 years ago
HBO Hackers Demand Over $6 Million in Bitcoin Not to Release Files
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HBO Hackers Demand Over $6 Million in Bitcoin Not to Release Files

Popular premium cable television company HBO has stayed in the headlines this past month as their flagship show, Game of Thrones, began its seventh season in July.  But while Queen...

Matthew Hrones | 2 years ago
Petya Developers Break Radio Silence, Demand $250k
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Petya Developers Break Radio Silence, Demand $250k

The public is finally hearing from the people behind the Petya attack. This marks the first time they’ve released a statement since the attack began to spread around the world...

Matthew Hrones | 2 years ago
Bitcoin Cash Gaining Acceptance in Ransomware Community
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New Wave of Cyber Attacks Triggered as Ransom Prices Climb

Just weeks after the WannaCry ransomware virus made headlines around the world, another cyber attack known as Petya has sprung up, surprisingly using the same backdoor exploit as the...

Matthew Hrones | 2 years ago
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Is the Bitcoin Price Recovering from the Bitfinex Hack?

A few days have passed since the infamous Bitfinex hack, and already bitcoin is showing signs of recovery. Since our last price piece, bitcoin seems to have risen by an impressive $17...

Nick Marinoff | 3 years ago
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Bitfinex Hack to Blame for Massive Bitcoin Price Drop

After a steady week of hovering in the $650 range, the bitcoin price has been dealt a massive blow. Investors and enthusiasts were shocked to discover that the world’s favorite...

Nick Marinoff | 3 years ago
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Inner Workings of Nuclear Exploit Kit Spreading Crypto-ransomware

The topic of crypto-ransomware is still fresh in the minds of consumers and enterprises all over the world. Security experts have revealed the inner workings of the Nuclear exploit...

Jp Buntinx | 4 years ago
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Blockchain Technology Beneficial To MasterCard’s Safety Net

MasterCard, one of the world’s leading credit card issuers, is stepping up their game to protect banks and payment processors against cyber hacking. Over the past few years, credit...

Jp Buntinx | 4 years ago
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Adult Player, The Android App, Takes Photos of Users and Extorts...

Adult Player, a pornographic Android app, is another example of ransomware that has been attacking Android users. This app secretly snaps pictures of people before locking their phones...

Deepak Tiwari | 4 years ago

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