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Criminals Prefer Litecoin and Dash Over Bitcoin

Bitcoin skyrocketed to fame after reaching a record-high $20,000 at the end of 2017. People were then quick to react. Some said that it’s...

Cryptojackers Target YouTube Ads

Cybersecurity researchers recently discovered that malicious attackers are now targeting YouTube ads to distribute cryptocurrency mining software. The software is injected without a victim’s...

Coincheck to Reimburse Over $534 Million in Stolen Funds

Coincheck, the Japanese cryptocurrency exchange platform has confirmed that they will refund all clients whose funds were recently stolen by hackers. The amount, which...

Bitfinex Drops Friedman LLP Auditing Company – are BTC Prices Rigged?

Has the price of Bitcoin been artificially increased? If the cryptocurrency Tether has been propping up the Bitcoin price with no real fiat backing,...

Bitconnect: What Went Wrong

Experts have long warned users to be wary of Bitconnect, the cryptocurrency-based platform which allows peer-to-peer lending systems. The company has come under fire...

New Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Linked with North Korean University

Last week, the cybersecurity firm, Alienvault revealed an important discovery about a brand new cryptocurrency mining malware, which focuses explicitly on mining Monero. The...

SEC Crackdown on Cryptocurrencies May Threaten The Industry

Last week, the US regulating regulator, the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) forcibly shut down trading on the platform, The Crypto Co., after the significant...

Video Streaming Sites Discovered Using Cryptocurrency Mining Script

A newly published report has confirmed that a total of almost one billion users’ computer resources are hijacked every month to mine cryptocurrency by...

Starbucks Wi-Fi Hacks Customers’ Computers to Mine Cryptocurrency

Starbucks recently experienced an incident in one of its Buenos Aires stores where malicious attacks were found to be conducted using its compromised Wi-Fi....

US SEC Cyber Unit Files First Complaint Against Fraudulent ICO

The United States’ Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced earlier this week that their new division, the Cyber Unit, filed their very first complaint...

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