The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission reportedly received over 1,200 complaints about cryptocurrency scams last year.
Hackers have discovered that the easiest and most direct way to steal cryptocurrency is to first steal phone numbers. Hijacked phone numbers are used to drain crypto accounts A growing number of online crimes begin with hackers persuading cellular phone companies to transfer a victim’s number to a device of their own. In many cases this […]
The White House cybersecurity coordinator said crypto regulation is still far from becoming a reality.
Austrian authorities are pursuing suspects across Europe in an alleged bitcoin scam that led to millions of dollars in losses for investors.
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Thursday issued a warning about cryptocurrency pump-and-dump schemes.
IBM has a team of cybersecurity experts working with enterprise clients to make sure their distributed ledgers are free from vulnerabilities.
Cisco has released new information about a bitcoin phishing scam that involves websites masquerading as Blockchain.info.
The Treasury undersecretary has called for other nations to regulate cryptocurrencies to help protect the financial system and national security.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has claimed that Sergey Sergeyvich Medvedev, a Russian national recently arrested in Bangkok, was the co-founder and second in command of the Infraud group – a notorious international cyber crime syndicate. It has been reported that at the time of his arrest, Mr. Medvedev was in possession of more […]
A cybersecurity firm says Telegram has been exploited for crypto mining by hackers, but the messaging app’s founder says it is not to blame.
A report from China’s Beijing News says copywriters in China are offering to fabricate ICO white papers for a fee.
Christine Lagarde, head of the International Monetary Fund, has stated that international regulatory action on cryptocurrencies is “inevitable.”
More than 4,000 websites, including some owned by the U.K. government, have been affected by malware that exploits visitors’ computers to mine monero.
The U.S. agency that manages the sale of seized assets confirmed Thursday it had successfully auctioned off more than 3,600 bitcoin in January.
One of the architects of U.S. monetary policy discusses the risks of blockchain adoption to what he sees as a delicate geo-political balance.