Ransomware
Bitcoin

Ransomware May Threaten the Future of Bitcoin

Bitcoin has jumped in price again. Following a near two-week excursion down south, bitcoin has hit a detour and is now hovering at $581 as of press time. That’s a near $10 rise since...

Nick Marinoff | 3 years ago
Mac Malware
Bitcoin Security

New Malware Sneaking Onto Mac Computers, Bitcoinists Be Warned

Some tricky new malware is infecting Mac users by imitating legitimate software. The “Advanced Mac Cleaner,” professes to be an anti-malware tool in order to sneak onto Mac...

Trevor Hill | 3 years ago
Zepto Ransomware
Breaking News

Worrisome Locky Ransomware Variant Zepto is Making The Rounds

There is a now form of Bitcoin ransomware on the block, going by the name of Zepto. At its core, this is a different variant of the Locky malware, which has been making the rounds for...

Jp Buntinx | 3 years ago
Bitcoinist_Office 365
Breaking News

Office 365 Zero-day Leads To Ransomware Phishing Attacks

Sometimes it feels like the only way Bitcoin makes headlines is either through a price change or ransomware. Cerber, one of the most dangerous types of Bitcoin ransomware alive today...

Jp Buntinx | 3 years ago
Powerful Security and Due Diligence + AI-powered Credit Scoring
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Bitcoin Ransomware Popularity Increased Spectacularly In 2015

Bitcoin ransomware threats are once again making the headlines these days. Albeit they are now popular than screen-blocker ransomware, this is not news to be proud of by any means...

Jp Buntinx | 3 years ago
Bitcoinist_End of Locky
Breaking News

Symantec Report Indicates End of Locky Ransomware Threat

Although malware threats and exploit kits are a significant threat to our society, various types are showing a decrease in activity. Angler, Locky, and Dridex are the three top...

Jp Buntinx | 3 years ago
Bitcoinist_Bitcoin Ransomware
Breaking News

Cerber Bitcoin Ransomware Now Includes Malware Factory Automation

As the summer draws ever closer, the chances of getting a computer infected with malicious software seem to increase exponentially. The latest version of Cerber ransomware is...

Jp Buntinx | 4 years ago
Bitcoinist_Twitter Data Dump
Breaking News

Hacker Sells Twitter Data Dump On Deep Web For 10 Bitcoin

Data breaches remain a lucrative business for Internet criminals, especially when they want to sell information for Bitcoin. A data dump containing over 33 million hacked Twitter...

Jp Buntinx | 4 years ago
Bitcoinist_Ransomware Malware Angler
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Ransomware Infections Set To Spike Due To Angler Bypassing EMET

Ransomware remains a threat looming over every Internet user in the world today. Protecting one’s computer from this type of malware is becoming harder once again, thanks to the...

Jp Buntinx | 4 years ago
Bitcoinist_Flashpoint Resaearch
Breaking News

Flashpoint Study Shows Spreading Ransomware Is No Cash Cow

For the longest time, people have assumed the profits made from ransomware attacks is very lucrative. But a recent study by Flashpoint paints an entirely different picture. While there...

Jp Buntinx | 4 years ago
Bitcoinist_Hacker Collective
Breaking News

Six Russian Banks Lose US$25.7m To Hacker Collective

According to Russian news sources, over US$25.7m has been stolen from Russian banks. This has nothing to do with yet another Swift network breach, though. A hacker collective is...

Jp Buntinx | 4 years ago
Bitcoinist_Ransomware-as-a-service
Breaking News

Cerber Ransomware Offered As-a-service By Internet Criminals

Bitcoin ransomware keeps evolving, as developers want to do everything they can to outsmart security researchers. Cerber, one of the most potent forms of malware, is being offered on a...

Jp Buntinx | 4 years ago

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