IOTA Holders Urged To Change Wallet Passwords Now
Altcoin News

IOTA Holders Urged To Change Wallet Passwords Now

After releasing an update for their compromised Trinity wallet, the IOTA Foundation is directing users to change their passwords. More steps will soon be announced to ensure funds are...

Trevor Smith | 2 months ago
Mt. Gox Victims Could Soon See 88% of Losses Returned
Bitcoin

Mt. Gox Victims Could Soon See 88% of Losses Returned

Fortress Investment Group, a Mt. Gox creditor, has increased its offer to victims of the infamous Bitcoin exchange hack. In its newest offer to victims, Fortress offered $1300 per...

Ricardo Martinez | 2 months ago
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bZx Exchange Says Latest Attack Was “Completely...

Defi exchange bZx has been hit by a second flash loan exploit within a week, this time losing over $600,000 usd in ETH. This second attack in a matter of days, comes after bZx had just...

Ricardo Martinez | 2 months ago
IOTA Threatens Researchers and Denies Critical Flaw - but Fixes it Anyway
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IOTA Trinity Wallet Vulnerability Reported, $1.6 Million Stolen

The IOTA team has halted the coordinator and are currently investigating reports of a possible vulnerability in its Trinity wallet. The team has recommended that nobody open Trinity...

Ricardo Martinez | 2 months ago
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News

Bitcoin Thieves Arrested in Japan for Pilfering $700k in BTC

The Japanese police arrested two suspects for the theft of Bitcoin (BTC) from the coffers of the relatively small market operator CoinExchange. Internal Information Helped Order...

Christine Vasileva | 2 months ago
2000 Ethereum from Upbit Hack on the move
Altcoins

2,000 Ethereum From Upbit Hack on the Move

Funds from the recent theft from the Upbit exchange are on the move, according to a Whale Alert tweet. A transaction of 2,000 Ethereum shows that the hacker keeps trying to obfuscate...

Christine Vasileva | 3 months ago
VeChain loses 1 Million Coins from Buyback wallet
Altcoins

VeChain Loses 1M Coins from Compromised Buyback Wallet 

The VeChain (VET) buyback program, which boosted the token price, was shaken by a recently discovered loss from the central wallet. The most probable cause was an insider gaining...

Christine Vasileva | 4 months ago
PayFair hacked crypto
Altcoins

PayFair Cold Wallet Hacked, Escrow Closed

The PayFair project, an Ethereum-based startup that has been around for about three years, closed its site temporarily due to a compromised private key on its chief cold wallet. The...

Christine Vasileva | 6 months ago
EOS hacker
Altcoins

Hacker Steals 30,000 EOS Through Gambling dApp Loophole

An attacker has made off with at least 30,000 EOS by exploiting gambling dApps on the network. By congesting the network with rented resources, the attacker was able to guarantee...

Emilio Janus | 7 months ago
2000 Ethereum from Upbit Hack on the move
Bitcoin

Here’s Exactly How Long it Would Take to Crack Your Bitcoin...

We put a lot of faith in passwords, specifically in the private keys which secure our Bitcoin and crypto wallets. If someone were to find out or hack our private key, they would gain...

Emilio Janus | 7 months ago
OKEx adds usdt margined bitcoin futures
Bitcoin Exchange

OKEx Wallet Maintenance Causes Panic as 24,000 BTC Moves

The crypto community spotted some massive funds movement from OKEx and got scared that the cryptocurrency exchange was hacked. However, CEO Jay Hao called for calm. Hundreds of...

Anatol Antonovici | 7 months ago
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Op-Ed

What Does Jack Dorsey’s Twitter Account Hack Mean For Bitcoin?

Twitter and Square CEO, Jack Dorsey, had his personal Twitter account hacked this week. Whilst in control of the account, the hackers posted a bizarre stream of messages including...

Emilio Janus | 7 months ago