BBC crypto
News

BBC Journalist Loses $30K ETH From Rookie Mistake

The world of crypto trading and investing can still be a minefield to the uninitiated. Stories of hacks and scams are still commonplace affecting both individuals and huge companies...

Martin Young | 3 days ago
bitcoin
News

Bitfinex Hack Bitcoin On The Move Again As 3-Year Dormant Period Ends

Bitcoin stolen from cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex in 2016 has returned to the spotlight as some of the funds move to an unknown wallet. $340,000 of Bitcoin Leaves Hack Wallet...

Anja van Oosterhout | 6 days ago
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News

UN: North Korea Accumulating Cryptocurrency For Weapons Programs

A recent report by the United Nations has revealed that North Korea has amassed billions of dollars for its weapons programs. The loot has been pilfered from cyber-attacks and...

Martin Young | 2 weeks ago
Bitpoint
Bitcoin Exchange

Bitpoint Discloses A Further $2.3 Million Is Missing From Hack

Following the high profile hacking of Japanese cryptocurrency exchange, Bitpoint, the company has announced another $2.3 million of cryptocurrency missing. The Icing On The Bitpoint...

Emilio Janus | 1 month ago
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Bitcoin

Bitcoins Worth $1.35 Million From 2016 Bitfinex Hack Are on the Move

Over 170 Bitcoins from the 2016 Bitfinex hack have been moved today over to another unknown wallet. Is the hacker attempting to wash the stolen funds, and if so, why now? Let’s take...

Ollie Leech | 2 months ago
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News

Cryptopia Resumes Trading on 40 Pairs With 14% ‘Haircut’...

Hacked New Zealand cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia has resumed trading on 40 cryptocurrency pairs, quantified as ‘secured.’ However, users who held Bitcoin (BTC)...

Georgi Georgiev | 5 months ago
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Bitcoin

Coinomi Wallet Transmits Plain-Text Seed Phrase…For...

Bitcoin software (and hardware) wallets are open to a bewildering array of attack vectors, because… well, money. Hackers will always be trying to exploit vulnerabilities or find...

Emilio Janus | 6 months ago
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Bitcoin

US Gov’t Returns Bitcoin Retrieved From 2016 Heist to Bitfinex

Bitfinex has received roughly 28 BTC from U.S. federal law enforcement agencies in a rare example of the U.S. government returning stolen bitcoin that were retrieved from the...

Allen Scott | 6 months ago
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Breaking News

Cryptopia Exchange Hacked: ‘Significant’ Losses Reported

Cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia has been hacked. The team confirmed the security breach, outlining that the losses are ‘significant.’ ‘Significant Losses’ New...

Georgi Georgiev | 7 months ago
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Bitcoin Wallet

Hardware Hacking: How To Secure Your Trezor Wallet With Passphrase

A group called wallet.fail gave a presentation on how to hack cryptocurrency hardware wallets at the 35th Chaos Communication Congress. While all attack vectors required physical...

Emilio Janus | 8 months ago
Ethereum

Ethereum Vulnerability Could Have Allowed Attackers to Drain Hot...

A recent vulnerability in the Ethereum network could have reportedly allowed hackers to gain massive profits from cryptocurrency exchanges which haven’t set up a Gas usage limit. A...

Georgi Georgiev | 9 months ago
Sneaky Hacker gets some Serious BOOTY from SpankChain
News

Sneaky Hacker Gets Some Serious Booty From Spankchain

Lax security measures have caused the adult entertainment platform SpankChain to lose $38,000 in ETH. A Pirate Made Off With a Handful of Booty Stealing tips from strippers is nearly...

Eustace Cryptus | 10 months ago

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