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Pakistan: A Case of Kidnapping, Cryptocurrency Ransom Demands, and Corrupt Police...

In another twisted plot involving greed and cryptocurrencies, a seven-member gang based in Lahore, Pakistan, kidnapped the IT Professor Shahid Naseer and demanded an...

CipherTrace CEO Qualified by the Canadian Court As the First-ever Bitcoin...

Dave Jevans, the CEO of blockchain security company CipherTrace testified in a Canadian Court as the first-ever qualified Bitcoin expert witness; the firm released...

U.S. Government Returns a Fraction of Bitcoins Retrieved From the 2016...

Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex announced on Feb. 25 via a blog post that the U.S. government has handed over 27 BTC believed to be the...

Coinbase Wallet Allows Users to Backup Encrypted Private Keys on Google...

Coinbase Wallet, a popular cryptocurrency storage app, received a new feature that allows users to store the encrypted version of their private keys on...

Criminals Are Using Bitcoin Cleaners, Shady Airbnb Hosts, and Fake Uber...

A recent CNBC news report has highlighted that cybercriminals are using sophisticated methods to launder money. Their nefarious schemes include using services like Airbnb and Uber...

Mozilla Will Now Block Crypto Miners on Firefox by Default

Mozilla’s latest version of Firefox features enhanced tracking protection which providers more content blocking options to the users. The upcoming browser version 67 could also block...

FCA Issues Warning: Victims Lost Over £29,000 on Average to Investment...

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) of the UK is warning investors to beware of investment scams. The warning was issued after data from Action Fraud revealed...

IOTA Community Helps Authorities With Arrest of Fraud Suspect

Europol announced the arrest of a 36-year-old fraud suspect who os believed to have created a fake seed generator. The man has been arrested due to a...

A New Malware on Apple Mac Uses Browser Cookies to Steal...

According to Palo Alto Networks’ Unit 42, a newly discovered malware which targets the Mac platform could be stealing browser cookies linked to cryptocurrency exchanges...

Cryptocurrency Investors Lost $1.7 Billion to Hackers in 2018, Claims Two...

A new report from CipherTrace suggests that hackers stole $1.7 billion worth of digital currency from investors in 2018 as organized crime is becoming...

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